Who became vice president after Nixon resigned?
After Nixon resigned, VP Ford moved up to president and Nelson Rockefeller was made VP.
In 1974 the Watergate scandal erupted and President Nixon resigned who became the next president and later pardoned Nixon?
Who was the only president held the office of vice president and president without being elected either?
In the Nixon administration when Agnew was indicted and Nixon resigned who became the new president and vp?
It turns out that he did, but he was not aware of this at the time of the 'selection'. Nixon's vice president, Agnew, resigned. Nixon then nominated Ford to take Agnew's place, and Ford's nomination was accepted by the Senate. Then when Nixon resigned, Ford became president without any elections or ratifications necessary. He was legally vice president when Nixon resignedand therefore the office of president became his.
What president was the only person to serve as both President and vice president and vice president without having been elected to either office?
Who was the only nonelected vice president to take over from the only president to resign from office?
Who became president without being elected by the voters or the electoral college to the office of vice president?
Gerald Ford. He became vice-president under president Richard M. Nixon when Nixon appointed him as vice-pesident and the Senate confirmed him The appointment was needed because Nixon's cice-president, the one who had been elected, had resigned. Then when Nixon resigned over the Watergate scandald, Ford became president. The only person to become president without the benefit of election to vice-president or pesident. All other vice-presidents who succeeded to the presidency did so after they had…