Richard M. Nixon


2h 1996

Brief Synopsis

Biographical documentary of former United States president Richard M. Nixon tracing his rise from the farming village of Yorba Linda, California, to the Oval Office. The special covers major events in Nixon's life such as, his anit-Communist crusading, the "Checkers" speech, his narrow defeat by Ken

Film Details

Also Known As
Biography (01/07/96), Portr├Ątt
Genre
Documentary
Release Date
1996
Production Company
A+E Networks; ABC News

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

Biographical documentary of former United States president Richard M. Nixon tracing his rise from the farming village of Yorba Linda, California, to the Oval Office. The special covers major events in Nixon's life such as, his anit-Communist crusading, the "Checkers" speech, his narrow defeat by Kennedy in 1960, his comeback victory in 1968, the Vietnam War, Watergate and his fall from glory, and finally the years spent restoring his image before his death.

Film Details

Also Known As
Biography (01/07/96), Portr├Ątt
Genre
Documentary
Release Date
1996
Production Company
A+E Networks; ABC News

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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