Dwight D. Eisenhower
Dwight David "Ike" Eisenhower (pronounced /ˈaɪzənhaʊər/, EYE-zən-how-ər; born David Dwight Eisenhower; October 14, 1890 – March 28, 1969) was the 34th President of the United States from 1953 unt...
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8 Things You May Not Know About Route 66
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Dwight D. Eisenhower
The late President Dwight D. Eisenhower was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame through the Lifetime Achievement Category on Nov. 2, 2009. During and s...
Military career of Dwight D. Eisenhower
The military career of Dwight D. Eisenhower encompassed over forty years of active service.
Entering the United States Military Academy in June 1911, Eisenhower had a "spectacular" 1912 football t...
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United States presidential election, 1952
The United States presidential election of 1952 was the 42nd quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 4, 1952. Republican Dwight Eisenhower was the landslide winner, ending a strin...
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Presidency of Dwight D. Eisenhower
The presidency of General Dwight David Eisenhower, from 1953 to 1961, was was a Republican interlude during the Fifth Party System, following 20 years of Democratic control of the White House. It was...
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Dwight D. Eisenhower judicial appointments
Following is a list of all United States federal judges appointed by President Dwight D. Eisenhower during his presidency. In total Eisenhower appointed five Justices to the Supreme Court of the Unite...
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Interstate Highway System
The Dwight D. Eisenhower National System of Interstate and Defense Highways (commonly known as the Interstate Highway System, Interstate Freeway System, Interstate System, or simply the Interstate) is...
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8 Things You May Not Know About Route 66
Explore the celebrated roadway, which was made obsolete by high-speed interstates and decommissioned by the federal government in 1985—although much of it remains drivable today.
John H. Hamlin
John H. Hamlin (June 21, 1909 – April 1981) graduated from Stanford University with an A.B. in 1929. He was born in Wilkinsburg, Pennsylvania.Hamlin had a multifaceted career. During World War I...
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Atoms for Peace
"Atoms for Peace" was the title of a speech delivered by U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower to the UN General Assembly in New York City on December 8, 1953.The United States then launched an "Atoms f...
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Edward Hazlett
Edward E. "Swede" Hazlett (February 22, 1892 – November 2, 1958) and Dwight D. Eisenhower were natives of Abilene, Kansas who sparked a friendship that would last from their meeting in high school unt...
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Harry J. Anslinger
Harry Jacob Anslinger (May 20, 1892 – November 14, 1975) was United States government official who served as the first commissioner of the U.S. Treasury Department's Federal Bureau of Narcotics ...
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Mamie Eisenhower
Mamie Geneva Doud Eisenhower (November 14, 1896 – November 1, 1979) was the wife of United States President Dwight D. Eisenhower, and First Lady of the United States from 1953 to 1961.Mamie married Dw...
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Disarmed Enemy Forces
Disarmed Enemy Forces (DEF), and—less commonly—Surrendered Enemy Forces, was a U.S. designation, both for soldiers who surrendered to an adversary after hostilities ended, and for those previously sur...
Rape during the occupation of Germany
As Allied troops entered and occupied German territory during the later stages of World War II mass rapes took place both in connection with combat operations and during the subsequent occupation. Mos...
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Eisenhower's farewell address
Eisenhower's farewell address (sometimes referred to as "Eisenhower's farewell address to the nation") was the final public speech of Dwight D. Eisenhower as President of the United States, delivered ...
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Lewis Strauss
Lewis Lichtenstein Strauss (January 31, 1896 – January 21, 1974) (pronounced "straws" /ˈstrɔːz/) was an American businessman, philanthropist, public official, and naval officer. He was a major figure ...
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Ralph H. Demmler
Ralph H. Demmler (August 22, 1904 – December 23, 1995) was an American lawyer – specializing in corporate banking law – and an appointed United States g...
Sherman Adams
Llewelyn Sherman Adams (January 8, 1899 – October 27, 1986) was an American politician, best known as White House Chief of Staff for President Dwight D. Eisenhower, the culmination of an 18-year polit...
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Earl Warren
Earl Warren (March 19, 1891 – July 9, 1974) was an American jurist and politician, who served as the 30th Governor of California (1943–1953) and later the 14th Chief Justice of the Unit...
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Carl Ferdinand Pfeifer
Carl Ferdinand Pfeifer (December 18, 1915 – May 12, 2001) was an officer in the United States Navy and aid to Presidents Harry S. Truman and Dwight D. Eisenhower.A native of Springfield, Ohio. H...