Birthplace of Richard Nixon

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Richard Nixon Birthplace
Nixonhouse.jpg
Birthplace of Richard Nixon is located in California
Birthplace of Richard Nixon
Location 18061 Yorba Linda Boulevard
Nearest city Yorba Linda, Orange County, California, USA
Coordinates 33°53′22″N 117°49′5″W / 33.88944°N 117.81806°W / 33.88944; -117.81806Coordinates: 33°53′22″N 117°49′5″W / 33.88944°N 117.81806°W / 33.88944; -117.81806
Built 1913
Architectural style California Bungalow
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 71000171[1]
CHISL # 1015
Significant dates
Added to NRHP December 17, 1971
Designated NHL May 31, 1973[3][4]
Designated CHISL October 1, 1994[2]

The Richard Nixon Birthplace is where Richard Nixon was born and lived from 1913 to 1922.[5] It is located at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum in Yorba Linda, Orange County, California.

The California Bungalow style residence was built by his father, Francis A. Nixon, on the family ranch in Yorba Linda. He built it in 1913, from a catalogue's mail order home building kit.[3]

The house sits in its original location, now on the grounds of the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum. It is open to the public as an historic house museum.

The bungalow is a California Historical Landmark.,[2] a National Historic Landmark,[3] and on the National Register of Historic Places.

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  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ a b "Birthplace of Richard Nixon". Office of Historic Preservation, California State Parks. Retrieved 2012-10-11. 
  3. ^ a b c "Richard Nixon Birthplace". National Historic Landmark Quicklinks. National Park Service. Retrieved 19 March 2012. 
  4. ^ NHL Summary
  5. ^ McDermott, John D. (June 30, 1969). "Richard Nixon Birthplace" (pdf). National Register of Historic Places - Inventory Nomination Form. National Park Service. Retrieved 19 May 2012. 

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