Podcast: Jerald Podair on Walter O’Malley and the Politics of Dodgers Stadium

Podcast: Jerald Podair on Walter O’Malley and the Politics of Dodgers Stadium

Jerald Podair is author of “City of Dreams: Dodger Stadium and the Birth of Modern Los Angeles.” On April 10, 1962 …read more

Why the Arts Mattered to President Nixon

Why the Arts Mattered to President Nixon

  In 2013, Oscar winner and House of Cards superstar Kevin Spacey shared some favorable words for Richard Nixon while shedding …read more

It Was 50 Years Ago Today Tricia And Julie Saw The Beatles Play

It Was 50 Years Ago Today Tricia And Julie Saw The Beatles Play

Sunday, February 9, marks the 50th anniversary of the evening – also on a Sunday – when John Lennon, Paul …read more

Kevin Spacey, Richard Nixon, and the Arts

Kevin Spacey, Richard Nixon, and the Arts

Recently, Oscar winner and House of Cards star Kevin Spacey shared some surprisingly favorable words for Richard Nixon, shedding some …read more

Kevin Spacey Praises RN

Kevin Spacey Praises RN

The House of Cards star says RN did more than any President to preserve the arts in America: Richard Nixon. That …read more

Frost and Nixon: Together Again: Ron Howard plans movie on TV interviews

Frost and Nixon: Together Again: Ron Howard plans movie on TV interviews

Popular actor turned director Ron Howard, head of Imagine Entertainment, toured the Library recently with Foundation executive director John H. …read more

Daily Planet Editor Inks for Nixon Role

Daily Planet Editor Inks for Nixon Role

Two-time Tony Award winner Frank Langella will portray Richard Nixon in “Frost/Nixon,” a London stage dramatization of the famous …read more

An Evening at the White House with Merle Haggard

An Evening at the White House with Merle Haggard

March 17, 1973: A special evening with country music legend Merle Haggard in the East Room of the White House. …read more

An Evening at the White House with Duke Ellington

An Evening at the White House with Duke Ellington

April 29, 1969:: President Richard Nixon threw a 70th birthday party for Duke Ellington at the White House, where he …read more