Richard Nixon was born on January 9, 1913 and later died on April 22, 1994.
His religious views was he was a quaker.
His political view was he was a Republican, but he had some signature Democrat economic policies.
His hometown was Yorba Linda, California.
His wife was Pat Nixon, daughters Tricia Nixon Cox and Julie Nixon Eisenhower granddaughter Jennie Eisenhower and grandson Christopher Nixon Cox, brother Edward Nixon, mother Hannah Milhous Nixon, father Francis A. Nixon.
Born on January 9, 1913, in Yorba Linda, California, Richard Milhous Nixon was the second of five children born to Frank Nixon and Hannah Milhouse Nixon. His father was a service station owner and grocer, who also owned a small lemon farm in Yorba Linda. His mother was a Quaker who exerted a strong influence on her son. Richard Nixon's early life was hard, as he characterized by saying, "We were poor, but the glory of it was we didn't know it." The family experienced tragedy twice early in Richard's life: His younger brother died in 1925 after a short illness, and in 1933, his older brother, whom he greatly admired, died of tuberculosis.Richard Nixon attended Fullerton High School but later transferred to Whittier High School, where he ran for student body president (but lost to a more popular student). Nixon graduated high school second in his class and was offered a scholarship to Harvard, but his family couldn't afford the travel and living expenses. Instead of Harvard, Nixon attended local Whittier College, a Quaker institution, where he earned a reputation as a formidable debater, a standout in college drama productions and a successful athlete. Upon graduation from Whittier in 1934, Nixon received a full scholarship to Duke University Law School in Durham, N.C. After graduation, Nixon returned to the town of Whittier to practice law at Kroop & Bewley. He soon met Thelma Catherine ("Pat") Ryan, a teacher and amateur actress, after the two were cast in the same play at a local community theater. The couple married in 1940 and went on to have two daughters, Tricia and Julie.
He practiced law at Kroop & Bewley
Whittier college and Duke university of law
Richard Nixon was married to Thelma Catherine Ryan and they had two daughters.
A famous quote from Richard Nixon is Never let your head hang down. Never give up and sit down and grieve. Find another way. And don't pray when it rains if you don't pray when the sun shines.
3 fun facts about Richard Nixon
Joined the Navy in 1942, serving in the South Pacific in World War II.
Launched the War on Cancer in 1971, a $100-million project creating the National Cancer Centers.
Elected to U.S. Senate from California in 1950.