Vice President Richard Nixon rides a teacup at Disneyland on this day in 1955.

Vice President Richard Nixon rides a teacup at Disneyland on this day in 1955.

Vice President Richard Nixon raises the U.S. flag at the opening ceremony for the new Beverly Hilton Hotel on this day in 1955.

Vice President Richard Nixon raises the U.S. flag at the opening ceremony for the new Beverly Hilton Hotel on this day in 1955.