Nixon | 1995
Documentary on the life and career of President Richard Nixon. Part 1 profiles his childhood, his 1946 election to Congress, his service as vice president for two terms with President Eisenhower from 1952 to 1960, and his unsuccessful bids for the Presidency in 1960 and the California governorship in 1962. Part 2 covers Nixon's election as President in 1968 and his years in that office, including improved relationships with China and the Soviet Union. Part 3 details the Watergate scandal, Nixon's resignation in August 1974, and his years as a private citizen until his death in April 1994.