The Watergate Scandal

Timeline created by Abaas3
  • The Watergate break-in

    A group within the committee made plans to wiretap the phones at the democratic national committee headquarters.
  • Watergate break-in pt.2

    First attempt of the group had failed which led to five men being arrested. the money they carried was traced directly to Nixon's re-election campaign.
  • Election Results

    Nixon wins the election in 1972
  • Impeachment Hearing and Nixon's Resignation

    in The Summer of !974 The House judiciary committee voted to impeach Nixon on many charges.
  • Impeachment Hearing and Nixon's Resignation Pt.2

    Nixon released tapes with a gap in time, even with the gap the tapes revealed his involvement in the Watergate cover-up.
  • Impeachment Hearing and Nixon's Resignation Pt.3

    Nixon resigns being the first President to ever do so