Trivia Question for August 9, 2018 – Richard Nixon

It began with what was called a “third rate burglary” and ended with Richard M Nixon resigning the presidency 44 years ago today. In between a political scandal emerged that developed into a constitutional crisis which still serves as a reference point.

QUESTION:
How much time passed from the initial Watergate burglary until Nixon resigned?

ANSWER:

2 years, 7 weeks & 3 days spanned between June 17, 1972 & August 9, 1974

https://www.pbs.org/newshour/politics/complete-watergate-timeline-took-longer-realize

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