Logo
Unionpedia
Communication
Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Android™ device!
Install
Faster access than browser!
 

Watergate complex

Index Watergate complex

The Watergate complex is a group of six buildings in the Foggy Bottom neighborhood of Washington, D.C., in the United States, known particularly for the infamous 1972 burglary of the Democratic National Committee, which ultimately led to the resignation of President Richard Nixon. [1]

140 relations: Alan Greenspan, Alexandria, Virginia, Alfred S. Bloomingdale, All Souls Church, Unitarian (Washington, D.C.), American City Business Journals, Americans United for Separation of Church and State, Anna Chennault, Architect, Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr., Ben Stein, Bloomberg News, Bob Dole, Born Yesterday (1950 film), Burglary, Businessperson, Caspar Weinberger, Catholic Church, Charles Z. Wick, Chesapeake and Ohio Canal, Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park, Chicago, Chicago Seven, Clare Boothe Luce, Coal gas, Colonnade, Condoleezza Rice, Controlled-access highway, Cunard Line, CVS Pharmacy, David G. Bradley, Democratic National Committee, Deutsche Postbank, District of Columbia home rule, Dubai, Elizabeth Dole, Elizabeth Taylor, Eponym, Fairfax Times, Fireplace, Foggy Bottom, Foggy Bottom–GWU station, Gabor Acs, General counsel, George Washington University, Herbert Stein, Houseboat (film), Housing cooperative, HVAC, Illinois, IMDb, ..., Inner Loop (Washington, D.C.), Interstate 395 (Virginia–District of Columbia), Italy, JBG Smith, John F. Kennedy, John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, John Hancock Financial, John N. Mitchell, John Warner, Jumeirah (hotel chain), K Street (Washington, D.C.), Landmark Mall, Landscape architect, Lincoln Memorial, List of scandals with "-gate" suffix, List of tallest buildings in Washington, D.C., Los Angeles Times, Luigi Moretti, Martha Mitchell, Maurice Stans, Mixed-use development, Modern architecture, Monica Lewinsky, Mstislav Rostropovich, National Capital Planning Commission, National Coal Board, National Register of Historic Places, New Hampshire Avenue, Nonprofit organization, Ohio Drive (Washington, D.C.), Oval Office, Paul H. O'Neill, People (magazine), Peoples Drug, Pittsburgh Quarterly, Plácido Domingo, Potomac River, President of the United States, Professional, Raffles Hotels & Resorts, Richard Nixon, Ring road, Robert McNamara, Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway, Ronald Reagan, Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Rose Mary Woods, Russell B. Long, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Safeway Inc., Sapienza University of Rome, Saudi Arabia, Setback (architecture), Slate (magazine), Società Generale Immobiliare, Suffix, Supermarket, Swissôtel, Telephone tapping, Terrace (building), The Atlantic, The Blackstone Group, The Daily Telegraph, The New York Times, The San Francisco Examiner, The Spokesman-Review, The Star-Ledger, The Washington Post, The Washington Star, Time (magazine), Topping out, Townhouse, U.S. Route 29 in the District of Columbia, United States Attorney General, United States Commission of Fine Arts, United States dollar, United States Secretary of State, United States Senate, Urban planner, USA Today, Virginia Avenue, Washington Metro, Washington Monthly, Washington, D.C., Washingtonian (magazine), Watergate scandal, Wayne Morse, WGL Holdings, White House, World Bank. Expand index (90 more) »

Alan Greenspan

Alan Greenspan (born March 6, 1926) is an American economist who served as Chairman of the Federal Reserve of the United States from 1987 to 2006.

New!!: Watergate complex and Alan Greenspan · See more »

Alexandria, Virginia

Alexandria is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia in the United States.

New!!: Watergate complex and Alexandria, Virginia · See more »

Alfred S. Bloomingdale

Alfred Schiffer Bloomingdale (April 15, 1916 – August 23, 1982) was an heir to the Bloomingdale's department store fortune, "father of the credit card", and the lover of murdered Hollywood sex worker and dominatrix Vicki Morgan.

New!!: Watergate complex and Alfred S. Bloomingdale · See more »

All Souls Church, Unitarian (Washington, D.C.)

All Souls Church, Unitarian is a Unitarian Universalist church located at 1500 Harvard Street NW at the intersection of 16th Street, Washington, D.C., roughly where the Mt. Pleasant, Columbia Heights, and Adams Morgan neighborhoods of the city meet.

New!!: Watergate complex and All Souls Church, Unitarian (Washington, D.C.) · See more »

American City Business Journals

"." Houston Business Journal.

New!!: Watergate complex and American City Business Journals · See more »

Americans United for Separation of Church and State

Americans United for Separation of Church and State (Americans United or AU for short) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that advocates separation of church and state, a legal doctrine set forth in the Establishment Clause of the First Amendment to the United States Constitution, which says "Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof.".

New!!: Watergate complex and Americans United for Separation of Church and State · See more »

Anna Chennault

Anna Chennault, born Chan Sheng Mai later spelt Chen Xiangmei (陳香梅, actual birth year 1923 but reported as June 23, 1925 – March 30, 2018), also known as Anna Chan Chennault or Anna Chen Chennault, was a war correspondent and prominent Republican member of the US China Lobby.

New!!: Watergate complex and Anna Chennault · See more »

Architect

An architect is a person who plans, designs, and reviews the construction of buildings.

New!!: Watergate complex and Architect · See more »

Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr.

Arthur Meier Schlesinger Jr. (born Arthur Bancroft Schlesinger; October 15, 1917 – February 28, 2007) was an American historian, social critic, and public intellectual.

New!!: Watergate complex and Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr. · See more »

Ben Stein

Benjamin Jeremy Stein (born November 25, 1944) is an American writer, lawyer, actor, and commentator on political and economic issues.

New!!: Watergate complex and Ben Stein · See more »

Bloomberg News

Bloomberg News is an international news agency headquartered in New York, United States and a division of Bloomberg L.P. Content produced by Bloomberg News is disseminated through Bloomberg Terminals, Bloomberg Television, Bloomberg Radio, Bloomberg Businessweek, Bloomberg Markets, Bloomberg.com and Bloomberg's mobile platforms.

New!!: Watergate complex and Bloomberg News · See more »

Bob Dole

Robert Joseph Dole (born July 22, 1923) is a retired American politician and attorney who represented Kansas in Congress from 1961 to 1996 and served as the Republican Leader of the United States Senate from 1985 until 1996.

New!!: Watergate complex and Bob Dole · See more »

Born Yesterday (1950 film)

Born Yesterday is a 1950 American comedy-drama film directed by George Cukor.

New!!: Watergate complex and Born Yesterday (1950 film) · See more »

Burglary

Burglary (also called breaking and entering and sometimes housebreaking) is an unlawful entry into a building or other location for the purposes of committing an offence.

New!!: Watergate complex and Burglary · See more »

Businessperson

A business person (also businessman or businesswoman) is a person involved in the business sector – in particular someone undertaking activities (commercial or industrial) for the purpose of generating cash flow, sales, and revenue utilizing a combination of human, financial, intellectual and physical capital with a view to fuelling economic development and growth.

New!!: Watergate complex and Businessperson · See more »

Caspar Weinberger

Caspar Willard "Cap" Weinberger (August 18, 1917 – March 28, 2006) was an American politician and businessman.

New!!: Watergate complex and Caspar Weinberger · See more »

Catholic Church

The Catholic Church, also known as the Roman Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with more than 1.299 billion members worldwide.

New!!: Watergate complex and Catholic Church · See more »

Charles Z. Wick

Charles Z. Wick (October 12, 1917 – July 20, 2008) was director of the United States Information Agency (USIA) under President Ronald Reagan (1981–1989).

New!!: Watergate complex and Charles Z. Wick · See more »

Chesapeake and Ohio Canal

The Chesapeake and Ohio Canal, abbreviated as the C&O Canal and occasionally called the "Grand Old Ditch," operated from 1831 until 1924 along the Potomac River from Washington, D.C., to Cumberland, Maryland.

New!!: Watergate complex and Chesapeake and Ohio Canal · See more »

Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park

The Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park is located in the District of Columbia and the states of Maryland and West Virginia.

New!!: Watergate complex and Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park · See more »

Chicago

Chicago, officially the City of Chicago, is the third most populous city in the United States, after New York City and Los Angeles.

New!!: Watergate complex and Chicago · See more »

Chicago Seven

The Chicago Seven (originally Chicago Eight, also Conspiracy Eight/Conspiracy Seven) were seven defendants—Abbie Hoffman, Jerry Rubin, David Dellinger, Tom Hayden, Rennie Davis, John Froines, and Lee Weiner—charged by the federal government with conspiracy, inciting to riot, and other charges related to anti-Vietnam War and countercultural protests that took place in Chicago, Illinois, on the occasion of the 1968 Democratic National Convention.

New!!: Watergate complex and Chicago Seven · See more »

Clare Boothe Luce

Clare Boothe Luce (March 10, 1903 – October 9, 1987) was an American author, politician, U.S. Ambassador and public conservative figure.

New!!: Watergate complex and Clare Boothe Luce · See more »

Coal gas

Coal gas is a flammable gaseous fuel made from coal and supplied to the user via a piped distribution system.

New!!: Watergate complex and Coal gas · See more »

Colonnade

In classical architecture, a colonnade is a long sequence of columns joined by their entablature, often free-standing, or part of a building.

New!!: Watergate complex and Colonnade · See more »

Condoleezza Rice

Condoleezza Rice (born November 14, 1954) is an American political scientist and diplomat.

New!!: Watergate complex and Condoleezza Rice · See more »

Controlled-access highway

A controlled-access highway is a type of highway which has been designed for high-speed vehicular traffic, with all traffic flow and ingress/egress regulated.

New!!: Watergate complex and Controlled-access highway · See more »

Cunard Line

Cunard Line is a British-American cruise line based at Carnival House at Southampton, England, operated by Carnival UK and owned by Carnival Corporation & plc.

New!!: Watergate complex and Cunard Line · See more »

CVS Pharmacy

CVS Pharmacy is a subsidiary of the American retail and health care company CVS Health, headquartered in Woonsocket, Rhode Island.

New!!: Watergate complex and CVS Pharmacy · See more »

David G. Bradley

David G. Bradley (born 1953) is the owner of Atlantic Media, which owns and operates several prominent media companies and services including The Atlantic, National Journal & The Hotline, Quartz, and Government Executive.

New!!: Watergate complex and David G. Bradley · See more »

Democratic National Committee

The Democratic National Committee (DNC) is the formal governing body for the United States Democratic Party.

New!!: Watergate complex and Democratic National Committee · See more »

Deutsche Postbank

Postbank is a German retail bank, which was formed from the demerger of the postal savings division of Deutsche Bundespost in 1990.

New!!: Watergate complex and Deutsche Postbank · See more »

District of Columbia home rule

District of Columbia home rule is District of Columbia residents' ability to govern their local affairs.

New!!: Watergate complex and District of Columbia home rule · See more »

Dubai

Dubai (دبي) is the largest and most populous city in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

New!!: Watergate complex and Dubai · See more »

Elizabeth Dole

Mary Elizabeth Alexander Hanford "Liddy" Dole (born July 29, 1936)Mary Ella Cathey Hanford, "Asbury and Hanford Families: Newly Discovered Genealogical Information" The Historical Trail 33 (1996), pp.

New!!: Watergate complex and Elizabeth Dole · See more »

Elizabeth Taylor

Dame Elizabeth Rosemond Taylor, (February 27, 1932 – March 23, 2011) was a British-born American actress, businesswoman, and humanitarian.

New!!: Watergate complex and Elizabeth Taylor · See more »

Eponym

An eponym is a person, place, or thing after whom or after which something is named, or believed to be named.

New!!: Watergate complex and Eponym · See more »

Fairfax Times

The Fairfax Times (also known as the Fairfax County Times) is a weekly newspaper published in Reston, Virginia which covers Fairfax County, Virginia.

New!!: Watergate complex and Fairfax Times · See more »

Fireplace

A fireplace is a structure made of brick, stone or metal designed to contain a fire.

New!!: Watergate complex and Fireplace · See more »

Foggy Bottom

Foggy Bottom is one of the oldest late 18th- and 19th-century neighborhoods in Washington, D.C. Foggy Bottom is west of the White House and downtown Washington, in the Northwest quadrant, bounded roughly by 17th Street to the east, Rock Creek Parkway to the west, Constitution Avenue to the south, and Pennsylvania Avenue to the north.

New!!: Watergate complex and Foggy Bottom · See more »

Foggy Bottom–GWU station

Foggy Bottom–GWU station is an island platformed Washington Metro station in the Foggy Bottom neighborhood of Washington, D.C., United States.

New!!: Watergate complex and Foggy Bottom–GWU station · See more »

Gabor Acs

Gábor Ács (born 1926) is a Hungarian-born architect who was active primarily between 1953 and 1990.

New!!: Watergate complex and Gabor Acs · See more »

General counsel

A general counsel, chief counsel, or chief legal officer (CLO) is the chief lawyer of a legal department, usually in a company or a governmental department.

New!!: Watergate complex and General counsel · See more »

George Washington University

No description.

New!!: Watergate complex and George Washington University · See more »

Herbert Stein

Herbert Stein (August 27, 1916 – September 8, 1999) was an American economist, a senior fellow at the American Enterprise Institute and was on the board of contributors of The Wall Street Journal.

New!!: Watergate complex and Herbert Stein · See more »

Houseboat (film)

Houseboat is a 1958 Technicolor romantic comedy VistaVision film starring Cary Grant, Sophia Loren, Martha Hyer and Harry Guardino.

New!!: Watergate complex and Houseboat (film) · See more »

Housing cooperative

A housing cooperative, co-op, or housing company (especially in Finland), is a legal entity, usually a cooperative or a corporation, which owns real estate, consisting of one or more residential buildings; it is one type of housing tenure.

New!!: Watergate complex and Housing cooperative · See more »

HVAC

Heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) is the technology of indoor and vehicular environmental comfort.

New!!: Watergate complex and HVAC · See more »

Illinois

Illinois is a state in the Midwestern region of the United States.

New!!: Watergate complex and Illinois · See more »

IMDb

IMDb, also known as Internet Movie Database, is an online database of information related to world films, television programs, home videos and video games, and internet streams, including cast, production crew and personnel biographies, plot summaries, trivia, and fan reviews and ratings.

New!!: Watergate complex and IMDb · See more »

Inner Loop (Washington, D.C.)

The Inner Loop was two planned freeways around downtown Washington, D.C. The innermost loop would have formed an oval centered on the White House, with a central freeway connecting the southern segment to the northern segment and then continuing on to Interstate 95.

New!!: Watergate complex and Inner Loop (Washington, D.C.) · See more »

Interstate 395 (Virginia–District of Columbia)

Interstate 395 (I-395) in Washington, D.C., and Virginia is a spur route of Interstate 95 (I-95) that begins at an interchange with I-95 in Springfield and ends at an interchange with U.S. Route 50 in northwest Washington, D.C. It passes underneath the National Mall near the U.S. Capitol and ends at a junction with U.S. Route 50 (US 50) at New York Avenue, roughly north of the 3rd Street Tunnel.

New!!: Watergate complex and Interstate 395 (Virginia–District of Columbia) · See more »

Italy

Italy (Italia), officially the Italian Republic (Repubblica Italiana), is a sovereign state in Europe.

New!!: Watergate complex and Italy · See more »

JBG Smith

JBG SMITH Properties is a publicly traded real estate investment trust based in Chevy Chase, Maryland.

New!!: Watergate complex and JBG Smith · See more »

John F. Kennedy

John Fitzgerald "Jack" Kennedy (May 29, 1917 – November 22, 1963), commonly referred to by his initials JFK, was an American politician who served as the 35th President of the United States from January 1961 until his assassination in November 1963.

New!!: Watergate complex and John F. Kennedy · See more »

John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (formally called the John F. Kennedy Memorial Center for the Performing Arts, and commonly referred to as the Kennedy Center) is the United States National Cultural Center, located on the Potomac River, adjacent to the Watergate complex in Washington, D.C., named in 1964 as a memorial to President John F. Kennedy.

New!!: Watergate complex and John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts · See more »

John Hancock Financial

John Hancock Financial is an informal term for a United States insurance company which existed, in various forms, from its founding on April 21, 1862, until its acquisition in 2004 by the Canadian insurance company Manulife Financial.

New!!: Watergate complex and John Hancock Financial · See more »

John N. Mitchell

John Newton Mitchell (September 15, 1913 – November 9, 1988) was the Attorney General of the United States (1969–72) under President Richard Nixon.

New!!: Watergate complex and John N. Mitchell · See more »

John Warner

John William Warner (born February 18, 1927) is an American attorney and former politician who served as the United States Secretary of the Navy from 1972 to 1974 and a five-term Republican U.S. Senator from Virginia from 1979 to 2009.

New!!: Watergate complex and John Warner · See more »

Jumeirah (hotel chain)

Jumeirah Hotels and Resorts is a Dubai-based international luxury hotel chain and part of Dubai Holding.

New!!: Watergate complex and Jumeirah (hotel chain) · See more »

K Street (Washington, D.C.)

K Street is a major thoroughfare in the United States capital of Washington, D.C. known as a center for numerous think tanks, lobbyists, and advocacy groups.

New!!: Watergate complex and K Street (Washington, D.C.) · See more »

Landmark Mall

The Landmark Mall (or Landmark Regional Shopping Center) was an American shopping mall.

New!!: Watergate complex and Landmark Mall · See more »

Landscape architect

A landscape architect is a person who is educated in the field of landscape architecture.

New!!: Watergate complex and Landscape architect · See more »

Lincoln Memorial

The Lincoln Memorial is an American national monument built to honor the 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln.

New!!: Watergate complex and Lincoln Memorial · See more »

List of scandals with "-gate" suffix

This is a list of scandals or controversies whose names include a "-gate" suffix, by analogy with the Watergate scandal, as well as other incidents to which the suffix has (often facetiously) been applied.

New!!: Watergate complex and List of scandals with "-gate" suffix · See more »

List of tallest buildings in Washington, D.C.

This list of tallest buildings in Washington, D.C. ranks high-rises in the U.S. capital city of Washington, D.C. The tallest structure in the city, excluding radio towers, is the Washington Monument, which rises and was completed in 1884.

New!!: Watergate complex and List of tallest buildings in Washington, D.C. · See more »

Los Angeles Times

The Los Angeles Times is a daily newspaper which has been published in Los Angeles, California since 1881.

New!!: Watergate complex and Los Angeles Times · See more »

Luigi Moretti

Luigi Walter Moretti (2 January 1907 – 14 July 1973) was an Italian architect.

New!!: Watergate complex and Luigi Moretti · See more »

Martha Mitchell

Martha Elizabeth Beall Mitchell (September 2, 1918 – May 31, 1976) was the wife of John N. Mitchell, United States Attorney General under President Richard Nixon.

New!!: Watergate complex and Martha Mitchell · See more »

Maurice Stans

Maurice Hubert Stans (March 22, 1908April 14, 1998) was an American accountant, high-ranking civil servant, Cabinet member, and political organizer.

New!!: Watergate complex and Maurice Stans · See more »

Mixed-use development

Mixed-use development is a type of urban development that blends residential, commercial, cultural, institutional, or entertainment uses, where those functions are physically and functionally integrated, and that provides pedestrian connections.

New!!: Watergate complex and Mixed-use development · See more »

Modern architecture

Modern architecture or modernist architecture is a term applied to a group of styles of architecture which emerged in the first half of the 20th century and became dominant after World War II.

New!!: Watergate complex and Modern architecture · See more »

Monica Lewinsky

Monica Samille Lewinsky (born July 23, 1973) is an American activist, television personality, fashion designer, and former White House intern.

New!!: Watergate complex and Monica Lewinsky · See more »

Mstislav Rostropovich

Mstislav Leopoldovich "Slava" Rostropovich (Мстисла́в Леопо́льдович Ростропо́вич, Mstislav Leopol'dovič Rostropovič,; 27 March 192727 April 2007) was a Soviet and Russian cellist and conductor.

New!!: Watergate complex and Mstislav Rostropovich · See more »

National Capital Planning Commission

The National Capital Planning Commission (NCPC) is a U.S. government agency that provides planning guidance for Washington, D.C., and the surrounding National Capital Region.

New!!: Watergate complex and National Capital Planning Commission · See more »

National Coal Board

The National Coal Board (NCB) was the statutory corporation created to run the nationalised coal mining industry in the United Kingdom.

New!!: Watergate complex and National Coal Board · See more »

National Register of Historic Places

The National Register of Historic Places (NRHP) is the United States federal government's official list of districts, sites, buildings, structures, and objects deemed worthy of preservation for their historical significance.

New!!: Watergate complex and National Register of Historic Places · See more »

New Hampshire Avenue

New Hampshire Avenue is a diagonal street in Washington, D.C., beginning at the Kennedy Center and extending northeast for about 5 miles (8 km) and then continuing into Maryland where it is designated Maryland Route 650.

New!!: Watergate complex and New Hampshire Avenue · See more »

Nonprofit organization

A non-profit organization (NPO), also known as a non-business entity or non-profit institution, is dedicated to furthering a particular social cause or advocating for a shared point of view.

New!!: Watergate complex and Nonprofit organization · See more »

Ohio Drive (Washington, D.C.)

Ohio Drive is a street in Southwest Washington, D.C., located in East and West Potomac Parks and bordering the Tidal Basin, Washington Channel, and the Potomac River.

New!!: Watergate complex and Ohio Drive (Washington, D.C.) · See more »

Oval Office

The Oval Office is the working office space of the President of the United States located in the West Wing of the White House, Washington, DC.

New!!: Watergate complex and Oval Office · See more »

Paul H. O'Neill

Paul Henry O'Neill (born December 4, 1935) served as the 72nd United States Secretary of the Treasury for part of President George W. Bush's first term.

New!!: Watergate complex and Paul H. O'Neill · See more »

People (magazine)

People is an American weekly magazine of celebrity and human-interest stories, published by Meredith Corporation.

New!!: Watergate complex and People (magazine) · See more »

Peoples Drug

Peoples Drug was a chain of drugstores based in Alexandria, Virginia, a suburb of Washington, D.C. Founded in 1905, Peoples was subsequently purchased by Lane Drug in 1975, Imasco in 1984, and finally by CVS in 1990, which continued to run the stores under the Peoples banner until 1994, at which time the stores were converted to CVS, marking the end of the use of the Peoples Drug name.

New!!: Watergate complex and Peoples Drug · See more »

Pittsburgh Quarterly

Pittsburgh Quarterly is a commerce and culture magazine in Western Pennsylvania, published four times per year with more than 30 distinctive stories every quarter.

New!!: Watergate complex and Pittsburgh Quarterly · See more »

Plácido Domingo

José Plácido Domingo Embil, (born 21 January 1941), known as Plácido Domingo, is a Spanish tenor, conductor and arts administrator.

New!!: Watergate complex and Plácido Domingo · See more »

Potomac River

The Potomac River is located within the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States and flows from the Potomac Highlands into the Chesapeake Bay.

New!!: Watergate complex and Potomac River · See more »

President of the United States

The President of the United States (POTUS) is the head of state and head of government of the United States of America.

New!!: Watergate complex and President of the United States · See more »

Professional

A professional is a member of a profession or any person who earns their living from a specified professional activity.

New!!: Watergate complex and Professional · See more »

Raffles Hotels & Resorts

Raffles Hotels & Resorts is a chain of luxury hotels owned by AccorHotels since 2016.

New!!: Watergate complex and Raffles Hotels & Resorts · See more »

Richard Nixon

Richard Milhous Nixon (January 9, 1913 – April 22, 1994) was an American politician who served as the 37th President of the United States, serving from 1969 until 1974, when he resigned from office, the only U.S. president to do so.

New!!: Watergate complex and Richard Nixon · See more »

Ring road

A ring road (also known as beltline, beltway, circumferential (high)way, loop or orbital) is a road or a series of connected roads encircling a town, city, or country.

New!!: Watergate complex and Ring road · See more »

Robert McNamara

Robert Strange McNamara (June 9, 1916 – July 6, 2009) was an American business executive and the eighth Secretary of Defense, serving from 1961 to 1968 under Presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson.

New!!: Watergate complex and Robert McNamara · See more »

Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway

The Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway, often known simply as the Rock Creek Parkway, is a parkway maintained by the National Park Service as part of Rock Creek Park in Washington, D.C. It runs next to the Potomac River and Rock Creek in a generally north–south direction, carrying four lanes of traffic from the Lincoln Memorial and Arlington Memorial Bridge north to a junction with Beach Drive near Connecticut Avenue at Calvert Street, N.W., just south of the National Zoological Park. The Parkway was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on May 4, 2005. Built from 1923 to 1936, it is "one of the best-preserved examples of the earliest stage of motor parkway development". During rush hours, a reversible lane setup is used between Ohio Drive and Connecticut Avenue to permit all lanes to be used for the predominant direction of travel. More specifically, the Parkway is one-way southbound on weekdays from 6:45 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., and one-way northbound from 3:45 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Plans for Rock Creek Park announced by the National Park Service in November 2005 include a redesign of the intersection between the Parkway and Beach Drive for greater safety and a reduction of the speed limit on part of Beach Drive from 25 mph (40 km/h) to 20 mph (30 km/h).

New!!: Watergate complex and Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway · See more »

Ronald Reagan

Ronald Wilson Reagan (February 6, 1911 – June 5, 2004) was an American politician and actor who served as the 40th President of the United States from 1981 to 1989.

New!!: Watergate complex and Ronald Reagan · See more »

Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport

Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport is the primary airport serving Washington, D.C..

New!!: Watergate complex and Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport · See more »

Rose Mary Woods

Rose Mary Woods (December 26, 1917 – January 22, 2005) was Richard Nixon's secretary from his days in Congress in 1951, through the end of his political career.

New!!: Watergate complex and Rose Mary Woods · See more »

Russell B. Long

Russell Billiu Long (November 3, 1918 – May 9, 2003) was an American Democratic politician and United States Senator from Louisiana from 1948 until 1987, and chairman of the Senate Finance Committee for fifteen years from 1966 to 1981.

New!!: Watergate complex and Russell B. Long · See more »

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Ruth Bader Ginsburg (born Joan Ruth Bader; March 15, 1933) is an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.

New!!: Watergate complex and Ruth Bader Ginsburg · See more »

Safeway Inc.

Safeway, Inc., is an American supermarket chain founded in 1915.

New!!: Watergate complex and Safeway Inc. · See more »

Sapienza University of Rome

The Sapienza University of Rome (Italian: Sapienza – Università di Roma), also called simply Sapienza or the University of Rome, is a collegiate research university located in Rome, Italy.

New!!: Watergate complex and Sapienza University of Rome · See more »

Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia, officially the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), is a sovereign Arab state in Western Asia constituting the bulk of the Arabian Peninsula.

New!!: Watergate complex and Saudi Arabia · See more »

Setback (architecture)

A setback, sometimes called step-back, is a step-like recession in a wall.

New!!: Watergate complex and Setback (architecture) · See more »

Slate (magazine)

Slate is an online magazine that covers current affairs, politics, and culture in the United States from a liberal perspective.

New!!: Watergate complex and Slate (magazine) · See more »

Società Generale Immobiliare

Società Generale Immobiliare (The General Company of Real Estate) was the largest Italian real estate and construction company.

New!!: Watergate complex and Società Generale Immobiliare · See more »

Suffix

In linguistics, a suffix (sometimes termed postfix) is an affix which is placed after the stem of a word.

New!!: Watergate complex and Suffix · See more »

Supermarket

A supermarket is a self-service shop offering a wide variety of food and household products, organized into aisles.

New!!: Watergate complex and Supermarket · See more »

Swissôtel

Swissôtel Hotels and Resorts, also known simply as Swissôtel, usually simply known as Swissôtel, is a group of hotels pitched at the higher end of the hotel market.

New!!: Watergate complex and Swissôtel · See more »

Telephone tapping

Telephone tapping (also wire tapping or wiretapping in American English) is the monitoring of telephone and Internet conversations by a third party, often by covert means.

New!!: Watergate complex and Telephone tapping · See more »

Terrace (building)

A terrace is an external, raised, open, flat area in either a landscape (such as a park or garden) near a building, or as a roof terrace on a flat roof.

New!!: Watergate complex and Terrace (building) · See more »

The Atlantic

The Atlantic is an American magazine and multi-platform publisher, founded in 1857 as The Atlantic Monthly in Boston, Massachusetts.

New!!: Watergate complex and The Atlantic · See more »

The Blackstone Group

The Blackstone Group L.P. is an American multinational private equity, alternative asset management and financial services firm based in New York City.

New!!: Watergate complex and The Blackstone Group · See more »

The Daily Telegraph

The Daily Telegraph, commonly referred to simply as The Telegraph, is a national British daily broadsheet newspaper published in London by Telegraph Media Group and distributed across the United Kingdom and internationally.

New!!: Watergate complex and The Daily Telegraph · See more »

The New York Times

The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.

New!!: Watergate complex and The New York Times · See more »

The San Francisco Examiner

The San Francisco Examiner is a longtime daily newspaper distributed in and around San Francisco, California.

New!!: Watergate complex and The San Francisco Examiner · See more »

The Spokesman-Review

The Spokesman-Review is a daily broadsheet newspaper in the northwest United States, based in Spokane, Washington, that city's only daily publication.

New!!: Watergate complex and The Spokesman-Review · See more »

The Star-Ledger

The Star-Ledger is the largest circulated newspaper in the U.S. state of New Jersey and is based in Newark.

New!!: Watergate complex and The Star-Ledger · See more »

The Washington Post

The Washington Post is a major American daily newspaper founded on December 6, 1877.

New!!: Watergate complex and The Washington Post · See more »

The Washington Star

The Washington Star, previously known as the Washington Star-News and the Washington Evening Star, was a daily afternoon newspaper published in Washington, D.C. between 1852 and 1981.

New!!: Watergate complex and The Washington Star · See more »

Time (magazine)

Time is an American weekly news magazine and news website published in New York City.

New!!: Watergate complex and Time (magazine) · See more »

Topping out

In building construction, topping out (sometimes referred to as topping off) is a builders' rite traditionally held when the last beam (or its equivalent) is placed atop a structure during its construction.

New!!: Watergate complex and Topping out · See more »

Townhouse

A townhouse, or town house as used in North America, Asia, Australia, South Africa and parts of Europe, is a type of terraced housing.

New!!: Watergate complex and Townhouse · See more »

U.S. Route 29 in the District of Columbia

U.S. Route 29 (US 29) in the District of Columbia is a U.S. highway which enters D.C. via Key Bridge from Arlington, Virginia, and exits at Silver Spring, Maryland.

New!!: Watergate complex and U.S. Route 29 in the District of Columbia · See more »

United States Attorney General

The United States Attorney General (A.G.) is the head of the United States Department of Justice per, concerned with all legal affairs, and is the chief lawyer of the United States government.

New!!: Watergate complex and United States Attorney General · See more »

United States Commission of Fine Arts

The U.S. Commission of Fine Arts (CFA) is an independent agency of the federal government of the United States, and was established in 1910.

New!!: Watergate complex and United States Commission of Fine Arts · See more »

United States dollar

The United States dollar (sign: $; code: USD; also abbreviated US$ and referred to as the dollar, U.S. dollar, or American dollar) is the official currency of the United States and its insular territories per the United States Constitution since 1792.

New!!: Watergate complex and United States dollar · See more »

United States Secretary of State

The Secretary of State is a senior official of the federal government of the United States of America, and as head of the U.S. Department of State, is principally concerned with foreign policy and is considered to be the U.S. government's equivalent of a Minister for Foreign Affairs.

New!!: Watergate complex and United States Secretary of State · See more »

United States Senate

The United States Senate is the upper chamber of the United States Congress, which along with the United States House of Representatives—the lower chamber—comprise the legislature of the United States.

New!!: Watergate complex and United States Senate · See more »

Urban planner

An urban planner is a professional who practices in the field of urban planning.

New!!: Watergate complex and Urban planner · See more »

USA Today

USA Today is an internationally distributed American daily, middle-market newspaper that serves as the flagship publication of its owner, the Gannett Company.

New!!: Watergate complex and USA Today · See more »

Virginia Avenue

Virginia Avenue is a street in the Northwest, Southwest, and Southeast quadrants of Washington, D.C. Like other state-named streets in Washington, it diagonally crosses the grid pattern formed by lettered (east-west) and numbered (north-south) streets.

New!!: Watergate complex and Virginia Avenue · See more »

Washington Metro

The Washington Metro, known colloquially as Metro and branded Metrorail, is the heavy rail rapid transit system serving the Washington metropolitan area in the United States.

New!!: Watergate complex and Washington Metro · See more »

Washington Monthly

Washington Monthly is a bimonthly nonprofit magazine of United States politics and government that is based in Washington, D.C. The magazine is known for its annual ranking of American colleges and universities, which serve as an alternative to the Forbes and U.S. News & World Report rankings.

New!!: Watergate complex and Washington Monthly · See more »

Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as Washington or D.C., is the capital of the United States of America.

New!!: Watergate complex and Washington, D.C. · See more »

Washingtonian (magazine)

The Washingtonian is a monthly magazine distributed in the Washington, D.C. area.

New!!: Watergate complex and Washingtonian (magazine) · See more »

Watergate scandal

The Watergate scandal was a major political scandal that occurred in the United States during the early 1970s, following a break-in by five men at the Democratic National Committee (DNC) headquarters at the Watergate office complex in Washington, D.C. on June 17, 1972, and President Richard Nixon's administration's subsequent attempt to cover up its involvement.

New!!: Watergate complex and Watergate scandal · See more »

Wayne Morse

Wayne Lyman Morse (October 20, 1900 – July 22, 1974) was an American attorney and United States Senator from Oregon, known for his proclivity for opposing his party's leadership, and specifically for his opposition to the Vietnam War on constitutional grounds.

New!!: Watergate complex and Wayne Morse · See more »

WGL Holdings

WGL Holdings, Inc., is a public utility holding company located in the United States that serves customers in the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia.

New!!: Watergate complex and WGL Holdings · See more »

White House

The White House is the official residence and workplace of the President of the United States.

New!!: Watergate complex and White House · See more »

World Bank

The World Bank (Banque mondiale) is an international financial institution that provides loans to countries of the world for capital projects.

New!!: Watergate complex and World Bank · See more »

Redirects here:

List of notable occupants of the Watergate Hotel, List of occupants of the Watergate Hotel, The Watergate, The Watergate Hotel, Watergate Building, Watergate Complex, Watergate Hotel, Watergate Hotel and Office Building, Watergate building, Watergate hotel, Watergate, District of Columbia.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Watergate_complex

OutgoingIncoming
Hey! We are on Facebook now! »