Dwight D. Eisenhower

#5. Dwight D. Eisenhower

- 34th president (Jan. 20, 1953-Jan. 20, 1961) - Political party: Republican - Overall C-SPAN score: 734 --- Political persuasion score: 73.3 (#11) --- Crisis leadership score: 77.3 (#6) ...
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President Dwight D. Eisenhower is remembered

On this President's Day the late president, Dwight D. Eisenhower is remembered. What a coincidence that the 34th President, Dwight David Eisenhower was from the 34th state, Kansas? Eisenhower lived a full life that was in service to the United States. He was a West Point graduate, General in the Army, the first Supreme Allied Commander in Europe, President of Columbia University, Army Chief of Staff, NATO Supreme Commander, and President of the United States.
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The Reader’s Notebook: Dwight D. Eisenhower

October 14, 2021 -- Dwight David "Ike" Eisenhower was an American army general and statesman who served as the 34th President of the United States from 1953 to 1961. During World War II, he was a five-star general in the United States Army and served as Supreme Commander of the Allied Expeditionary Forces in Europe.

Dwight D. Eisenhower Visitors Center closing for the season

MASSENA, N.Y. (WWTI) — The Great Lakes Seaway Development Corporation announced that Labor Day will be the last opportunity for the public to to visit the Dwight D. Eisenhower Visitors Center in Massena. Public access to the Center’s observation deck at the U.S. Eisenhower Lock will end for the season...

Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial

A visit to the memorial to Dwight D. Eisenhower, 34th President of the United States. The memorial opened to the public on September 17, 2020 and is located just south of Independence Avenue SW, between 5th St and 4th St, directly behind the Smithsonian National Air & Space Museum.

Aircraft carrier Dwight D. Eisenhower played key role in Afghanistan drawdown

The planners had about a week to figure out routes and refueling for Carrier Air Wing 3 for the long haul from USS Dwight D. Eisenhower to the front lines in Afghanistan, on the mission to protect American soldiers through this summer’s drawdown. For the aviation ordnance sailors, the mission meant arming and loading live ammunition — but they’d practiced, in many cases for years, handling ...

‘Gunsmoke’: Why James Arness Missed Out on Meeting Dwight D. Eisenhower During White House Visit

James Arness played Marshal Matt Dillon on the iconic TV western “Gunsmoke” for 20 years. With this legendary run and his contribution to American culture, you’d think Arness would have a decent shot at meeting the president when he went to the White House. So what kept the actor from meeting then-President Eisenhower during his visit to the capital?
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How Dwight D. Eisenhower 'lost' a B-17 bomber in a bet with a British general

In late 1942 and early 1943, the Allies were scrambling to defeat the Germans in North Africa. Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower wanted his forces to move faster, leading to an unusual deal with British Lt. Gen. Bernard Montgomery. See more stories on Insider's business page. The liberation of Sfax, Tunisia...

In 1946, a crowd of 3,000 cheers for General Dwight D. Eisenhower

The Tooele Transcript Bulletin has published Tooele County news since 1894. Here is a flashback of local front-page news from 25, 50, 75 and 100 years ago that occurred during the third week of February. Feb. 20-22, 1996. In an upcoming meeting, the Tooele City Council would decide whether to...
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A Bit of Wisdom From Dwight D. Eisenhower

“I really believe that nothing will be so effective in combating his particular kind of troublemaking as to ignore him. This he cannot stand.” Referring to Sen. Joseph McCarthy ~ Dwight D. Eisenhower. A Bit of Wisdom From Dwight D. Eisenhower added by admin on February 5, 2021 9:05 am...