Video: 'First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt 1884 - 1962'
(Wednesday, November 7, 1962, 6:15 p.m. EST) — Anna Eleanor Roosevelt, the outspoken and longest serving First Lady of the United States from 1933 to 1945, died tonight from complications resulting from a two year fight against a tenacious form of anemia at her Manhattan home. She was 78.
Video: Nov. 7, 1972 (ABC News coverage from 7:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.)
(Tuesday, November 7, 1972, during the — Republican President Richard Nixon of California was 1972 presidential campaign) re-elected President of the United States today, defeating Democratic South Dakota Sen. George McGovern. Continue reading Nixon defeats McGovern, re-elected president 40 years ago today (1972)
Video: 'Nixon's Bitter Concession Speech'
(Wednesday, November 7, 1962, morning) — The day after losing his race for Governor of California to Democratic incumbent Pat Brown 52 to 47 percent, a bitter former Vice President Richard M. Nixon lashed out at reporters at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, proclaiming that “you don’t have Nixon to kick around any more, because, gentlemen, this is my last press conference.” Continue reading Defeated Nixon denounces media as biased in ‘last press conference’ 50 years ago today (1962)