While celebrating his older sibling’s 100th birthday last week at a gala held by the Richard Nixon Foundation at the Mayflower Hotel in downtown Washington, D.C., Ed Nixon acknowledged, “I’m recognized a great deal.”
That may be an understatement.
He adds, “I can’t do anything about it. We have the same parents.”
Asked if he minds the constant questions about his first-family connection, Nixon replies, “You learn to put up with it. You learn because it’s important to the kids who are asking the question, ‘Are you related?’ ”