Nixon/Watergate

Watergate scandal and Nixon presidency

The president that everyone thought was a crook

After the Watergate scandal president Nixon was concidered by many to be a crook and someone they should not trust

He served from 69 to 74

His partner in crime was Henry Kissinger who was his only right hand man during his term

Watergate scandal

During the 70s Nixon's administration tried to cover up its involvement in the scandal

This also brought out the news that the white house had tapped wires to listen to everyone's conversations

The president gave a speech announcing that he was not a crook

Nixons visit to China

This was important to try and relieve tensions between the two

Nixon resigns from office

After Nixon realized that no one would believe or trust him anymore he decided to resign from office