President and Mrs. Nixon visit the Great Wall of China and the Ming tombs, 02/24/1972
From the series: Nixon White House Photographs, 1/20/1969 - 8/9/1974

President Richard Nixon visited China from February 21-28, 1972 as a way to help normalize relations between the United States and the People’s Republic of China.  In between meetings the President and Mrs. Nixon were able to see such sights as the Great Wall of China.

See more highlights from Nixon’s visit to China from our colleagues at ourpresidents

Two Years Ago Today

Zendaya and Val met in an elevator on February 24, 2013 on the way to their official on-camera meeting, not realizing in that moment that they would be spending the next three months together as dance partners and the next two years becoming inextricably intertwined in each other’s lives.

  • Watch their first rehearsal here
  • Watch their first meeting featurette here.
  • Watch their DWTS exclusive first look here.
  • Watch Val talk about meeting her in an elevator here.