1913 : John Mitchell Born, Attorney General Under President Nixon

October 15, 2018 all-day

On October 15, 1913, U.S. Attorney General John Mitchell during the administration of President Richard Nixon, was born in Detroit. Because of his role in the Watergate conspiracy, break-in, and attempted cover-up, Mitchell became the first U.S. Attorney General in history to serve a prison sentence.

Source: Mich- Again’s Day