Yorba Linda in Orange County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Richard Nixon Birthplace
“I was born in a house my father built.”
—President Richard Nixon (1913-1994) —
Erected 1995 by State Department of Parks and Recreation in cooperation with the Richard Nixon Library & Birthplace. (Marker Number 1015.)
Location. 33° 53.347′ N, 117° 49.091′ W. Marker is in Yorba Linda, California, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of Yorba Linda Boulevard and Eureka Avenue on Yorba Linda Boulevard. Touch for map. Marker is located at Richard Nixon Library & Birthplace. Marker is at or near this postal address: 18061 Yorba Linda Boulevard, Yorba Linda CA 92886, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Birthplace of Richard Milhous Nixon (about 300 feet away, measured Olinda (approx. 2.3 miles away); Yorba Cemetery (approx. 2.6 miles away); Bradford House (approx. 2.7 miles away); Site of Don Bernardo Yorba Hacienda (approx. 2.8 miles away); Olinda Oil Museum and Trail (approx. 2.8 miles away); Macadamia Tree (approx. 3.3 miles away); Peralta Adobe (approx. 3½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Yorba Linda.
More about this marker. This site has been designated as California Registered Historic Landmark No. 1015, National Historic Landmark
(NHLS: 71000171) and listed on the National Register of Historic Places (NRIS: 71000171).
The National Historic Landmark Statement of Significance (as of designation - May 31, 1973) reads:
From his birth in 1913 to 1922, when the familiy moved to Whittier, this was the home of Richard Milhous Nixon, 37th President of the United States. The small, California-style house was built by his father, a farmer.
Also see . . .
1. The Richard Nixon Foundation. (Submitted on December 15, 2011.)
2. Richard Nixon. The White House website details the highlights and "lowlights" of his presidency. (Submitted on December 15, 2011.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 10, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 879 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 10, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. 4. submitted on December 15, 2011. 5. submitted on August 21, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.