Agnew Spiro Theodore
Ag·new(ăg′no͞o′, -nyo͞o′), Spiro Theodore 1918-1996.
Vice president of the United States (1969-1973) under Richard M. Nixon. Agnew resigned amid charges of illegal financial dealings during his governorship of Maryland (1966-1968).
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