Which president’s daughter married the grandson of President Dwight Eisenhower on this day in 1968?
On this day in 1968, Julie Nixon and David Eisenhower, both progeny of United States presidents, tied the knot in New York City. Julie Nixon was the daughter of Richard M. Nixon, who was president-elect at the time of the wedding.
Her groom was the grandson of Dwight D. Eisenhower, who served as America’s 34th president. Julie and David met at the 1956 Republican National Convention when they were eight years old.
They are still married, have three children and live in Pennsylvania. Camp David, the presidential retreat in Maryland, is named after President Eisenhower’s only grandson David.