Karsh Signature

Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

Richard Nixon

Richard Nixon, 1969

Richard Milhous Nixon was born on this day, January 9, in 1913. Nixon served the United States as vice president to Dwight D. Eisenhower from 1953 to 1961, and as the 37th president from 1969 until 1974.

Karsh photographed a total of twelve US Presidents, from Hoover to Clinton.