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Richard Nixon was the 37th president and only one to resign while in office. He was known for opening up relations with China and other diplomatic foreign policy actions. During his time in office he focused on battling inflation and energizing the economy. In 1970 Nixon formed the environmental protection agency and supported the clean air act.
Born: January 9, 1913
Died: April 22, 1994
Wife: Thelma Ryan
Vice President: Spiro Agnew, Gerald Ford