Richard Nixon is a Real World historical figure who served as the 37th President of the United States. His predecessor was Lyndon B. Johnson and his successor was Gerald Ford. He also served as the Vice President to Dwight D. Eisenhower. He is perhaps most famous for the Watergate scandal that lead him to resign before the U.S. Government could impeach him. Richard Nixon was first adapted in Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen #132 (1970).