Pat Nixon

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Birthday
16, 1912
Birthplace
Ely, NV
Death Date
Jun 22, 1993 (81)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
16, 1912
Birthplace
Ely, NV
Death Date
Jun 22, 1993 (81)

About

Devoted wife of Richard Nixon, who was President of the United States from 1969 to 1974. She was the first First Lady to visit a combat zone and she acquired more art work for the White House than any other First Lady.

Before Fame

While in high school, she was employed as a janitor and bookkeeper at the local bank and assisted the family farm.

Trivia

As First Lady she acquired more historic art pieces and furnishings for the White House than any other previous administration.

Family Life

She married future President Richard Nixon in June 1940 after he proposed to her on their first date together. He had two daughters by him.

Associated With

She stood by Richard Nixon's side after he was forced to resign following the Watergate scandal.