Richard Nixon Centennial Celebration
Date: Sunday, January 6, 2013
Location: Richard Nixon Presidential Library, Yorba Linda, California
Grand celebration at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the birth of Richard Nixon. This event leads into a year-long celebration of the remarkable life and legacy of America’s 37th President.
WHEN: Sunday, January 6, 2013, 11:00 AM
WHERE: Richard Nixon Presidential Library 18001 Yorba Linda Blvd., Yorba Linda, Ca 92886
PROGRAM: Laying of a White House wreath from President Obama by the Nixons’ eldest daughter Tricia Nixon Cox, U.S. Navy Rear Admiral Dixon Smith and U.S. Congressman Ed Royce. Keynote address by former Nixon White House Special Assistant Bruce Herschensohn. Remarks by U.S. Marine Corps Major General Melvin G. Spiese. Remarks by U.S. Congressman Ed Royce. Musical presentation by the 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing Band. Military Presentation of the Colors. AV-8B Harrier fighter jet flyover supported by Marine Aircraft Group-13. Formal 21-gun military salute supported by 1st Marine Division.