Gerald R. Ford took the oath of office on August 9th, 1974, and issued a full Presidential pardon of Nixon one month later. Ford would finish his term as the only President never elected to the office.
G.I. Joe: The Ernie Pyle Story -- Ernie Pyle was the most beloved war correspondent this nation has ever known. This film tells the story of WW II from the perspective of the G.I. fighting in war. Pyle's best columns - from the bombing in London (1939) to the end of the war in the Pacific (1945) - are utilized in first person. Special guests include: FORMER PRESIDENT GERALD FORD, ANDY ROONEY, CHARLES KURALT AND JAMES WHITMORE.
San Francisco Mayor shot to death; Gerald Ford named as Richard Nixon's Vice President; Doctors perform world's first partial face transplant; Playwright Eugene O'Neill dies. (Nov. 27)
Episode 4- David has a friend that only he can see. The group decides to use Davids imaginary friends vote to get rid of Maier who is posing as a British man named Gerald Ford. Ash gets hit by a shopping cart.
Episode 3- Maier returns to the group posing as a man from London. Noone is fooled by his non existent disguise and bad British accent except for David of course who seems to be arguing with the air over the matter. Watch to find out who David is talking about and how Maier attempts to maintain his new identity.
It's the first new aircraft carrier designed in 40 years and requires fewer Marines and sailors to operate.
Watch a time-lapse video that shows the U.S. Navy's newest aircraft carrier, the PCU Gerald Ford, under construction. It is the first ship of the next-generation class of nuclear-powered aircraft carriers. Courtesy: U.S. Navy
Nathan Hale hanged in the American Revolution; Iraq invades Iran; President Gerald Ford faces a second assassination attempt in weeks; 'Fiddler on the Roof' hits Broadway; Songwriter Irving Berlin dies. (Sept. 22)
This nearly five minute political ad, paid for by the President Ford Committee during Gerald Ford's 1976 reelection campaign, uses members of the White House cabinet to campaign for him.
This political ad, paid for by the President Ford Committee, aired during President Gerald Ford's 1976 campaign. The ad compares the state of America with the problems it had faced just two years earlier, when Richard Nixon resigned from office.
Find out what happened on July 14 including famous birthdays like Matthew Fox and Gerald Ford; famous deaths like William "Billy the Kid" McCarty; and notable events like Bastille Day, where Parisians stormed the Bastille Prison in 1789.
Find out what happened on December 26 including famous birthdays like David Sedaris, famous deaths like Gerald Ford and notable events like Jack Johnson becoming the first African-American Heavyweight boxing champion.
Reagan challenges Gerald Ford for the GOP nomination.
Find out what happened on December 26 including famous birthdays like David Sedaris, famous deaths like Gerald Ford and notable events like Jack Johnson becoming the first African-American Heavyweight boxing champion
Highlights of this day in history: A massacre at the Munich Olympics; President Gerald Ford escapes the first of two assassination attempts, weeks apart; Jack Kerouac's 'On the Road' published; Missionary nun Mother Teresa dies. (Sept. 5)