Watergate Timeline

Main

CREEP Breaks Into Watergate Headquarters.

May 1 1972 - May 4 1972

CREEPS breaks into Watergate headquarters.

"Hush Money" was given to Burglars.

May 1972 - May 4 1972

Group Returned to the Watergate Building.

June 17, 1972 - july 5, 1972

Security Guard Noticed and Called Police.

June 17, 1972 - july 6 1972

CREEP was Caught.

June 17 1972 - july 7 1972

Nixon ordered CIA to overturn FBI Investigation.

JUne 17 1972 - june 19 1972

Nixon had a speech saying he was not involved.

August 1972 - september 1972

Nixon was Reelected.

November 1972 - December 1972

Conspirators Convicted

January 1 1973 - January 4 1973

Grand Jury Appointed New Prosecutor

April 1 1973 - April 4 1973

7 of Nixon's aids were Indicted.

April 7 1973 - April 9 1973

Saturday Night Massacre: when politicians resigned in Protest.

October 20 1973 - October 22 1973

Nixon voted for Impeachment.

July 1 1974 - July 3 1974

He agreed to release the Tapes.

August 5 1974 - August 7 1974

Nixon resigned before Impeachment.

August 8 1974 - August 11 1974