37th president Richard Nixon and 4 of his chief aids are caught with the Watergate scandal. 5 individuals break into the DNC headquarters at the Watergate office complex in Washington D.C. Nixon attempted to cover the scandal up and eventually feels obligated to resign. Rank: 12
RICHARD NIXON (1913-1994). - 37th President of the United States. Front page of the New York Times, 1 May 1973, announcing the resignation the previous day of four of President Nixon's chief aides as the Watergate scandal widens.. Fine Art. Britannica ImageQuest, Encyclopædia Britannica, 25 May 2016.
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