Represented Michigan in the U.S. House of Representatives (House minority
leader from 1965-1973).
Married Elizabeth Bloomer Warren.
Sworn in as vice president after Spiro Anew resigns, pleading no contest
to a charge of income tax evasion.
Took oath of office to become 38th president of the United States
after President Nixon resigned.
Pardoned Richard Nixon for all offenses against the United States
he may have committed between Jan. 20, 1969 and Aug. 9, 1974.