A big day in history: Richard Nixon makes his final address as president of the United States

Dominic Sandbrook nominates 9 August 1974 – the date that Richard Nixon made his final address as president of the United States – as a big day in history...

Richard Nixon at the White House with his family following his resignation as president, 9 August 1974. (Photo by Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

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