John D. Ehrlichman, jailed for his role in the Watergate scandal, has died, aged 73. Ehrlichman was President Richard Nixon's Domestic Affairs Advisor from the start of Nixon's term in 1969. Together with H. R. Haldeman, who died some years ago, Ehrlichman formed part of the "Berlin Wall" that protected Nixon.
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President Nixon used his first televised Watergate speech to announce the departure of several members of his staff.
The resignations of John Ehrlichman, Bob Haldeman, Richard Kleindeinst and John Dean were all announced in this speech.
Listen to Nixon’s speech (24m)
Full text of Nixon’s first Watergate speech.
I want to talk to you tonight from my heart on a subject of deep concern to every American.