Definition of Nixon, Richard in English:

Nixon, Richard

proper noun

  • (1913–94), American Republican statesman, 37th president of the US 1969–74; full name Richard Milhous Nixon. His period of office was overshadowed by the Vietnam War. Re-elected in 1972, he became the first president to resign from office, owing to his involvement in the Watergate scandal.

Pronunciation

Nixon, Richard

/ˈnɪks(ə)n/