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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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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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...
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...
Raymond H. Fogler
Raymond H. Fogler (February 29, 1892 – January 10, 1996) was an executive who served as the United States Assistant Secretary of the Navy from 1953 to 1954.
Raymond H. Fogler was born in Hop...
Attica Prison riot
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Stanley M. Rumbough, Jr.
Stanley Maddox Rumbough, Jr. (born April 25, 1920) was born in New York City and attended Yale University, where he was an editor of campus humor magazine The Yale Record. His parents were LtCol Stanl...
John Rettaliata
John Theodore Rettaliata was a fluid dynamicist who was president of Illinois Institute of Technology for 21 years, from 1952 to 1973, and served on President Dwight D. Eisenhower's National Aeronauti...
Frederick H. Mueller
Frederick Henry Mueller (November 22, 1893 – August 31, 1976) was a U.S. cabinet officer. He served as the United States Secretary of Commerce from 1959 until 1961, during the administration of Presi...
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Nelson Rockefeller
Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller (July 8, 1908 – January 26, 1979) was an American businessman, philanthropist, public servant, and politician. He served as the 41st Vice President of the United States (197...
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Martin Patrick Durkin
Martin Patrick Durkin (March 18, 1894 – November 13, 1955) was a U.S. administrator. He served as Secretary of Labor from January 21, 1953 to September 10, 1953, where he was the "plumber" of Pr...
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James Hagerty
James Campbell Hagerty served as the only White House Press Secretary from 1953 to 1961 during the administration of Dwight D. Eisenhower. He is the only press secretary to serve two full presidential...
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Donold Lourie
Donold B. Lourie (August 22, 1899 – January 15, 1990) was an American businessman, government official, and college football player. He served for many years as the president of the Quaker Oats Compan...
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George P. Shultz
George Pratt Shultz (born December 13, 1920) is an American economist, statesman, and businessman. He served as the United States Secretary of Labor from 1969 to 1970, as the director of the Office of...
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James P. Mitchell
James Paul Mitchell (November 12, 1900 – October 19, 1964) was an American politician from New Jersey. Nicknamed "the social conscience of the Republican Party," he served as United Sta...
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Charles F. Masterson
Charles F. Masterson (born October 31, 1917) was born in New York, New York and received a B.A. from Long Island University in 1938. He earned a M.A. and a Ph.D. from Columbia University in 1939 and 1...
Homer H. Gruenther
Homer H. Gruenther (1900–1977)Gruenther was born in Platte Center, Nebraska, the son of Mary (née Shea) and Christian Gruenther. was appointed as an Assistant to the Deputy Assistant to United ...
Christian Herter
Christian Archibald Herter (March 28, 1895 – December 30, 1966) was an American politician and statesman; 59th governor of Massachusetts from 1953 to 1957, and United States Secretary o...
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Howard McCrum Snyder
Major General Howard McCrum Snyder (February 7, 1881 - September 22, 1970) was a member of the United States Army Medical Corps, and Physician to the President for Dwight D. Eisenhower.
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Edward L. Beach, Jr.
Edward Latimer Beach, Jr. (April 20, 1918 – December 1, 2002) was a highly decorated United States Navy submarine officer and best-selling author.During World War II, he participated in the Battle of ...
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Wilton Persons
Wilton Burton "Jerry" Persons (January 19, 1896 – September 5, 1977) served as the White House Chief of Staff to President Dwight D. Eisenhower from October 7, 1958 until January 20, 1961.
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Edward L. Beach, Sr.
Edward Latimer Beach, Sr., (June 30, 1867 – December 20, 1943) was a United States Navy officer and author. He served in three of the United States' wars, ranging from the Spanish–Ameri...
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Bryce Harlow
Bryce Nathaniel Harlow (August 11, 1916 – February 18, 1987) was a congressional staff member, army officer, advisor to U.S. presidents, and corporate lobbyist.
He was born in 1916 in Oklahoma Cit...
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Emmet John Hughes
Emmett John Hughes (December 26, 1920 - September 18, 1982) was a foreign bureau chief for and article editor for Time-Life and an aide and speechwriter for U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower. His is...
Douglas McKay
James Douglas McKay (June 24, 1893 – July 22, 1959) was an American businessman and politician from Oregon. He served in World War I before he became a successful businessman, mainly as a car dealersh...
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USS Triton (SSRN-586)
USS Triton (SSRN/SSN-586), a United States Navy nuclear-powered radar picket submarine, was the first vessel to execute a submerged circumnavigation of the Earth (Operation Sandblast), doing so in ear...
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James Lambie
James M. Lambie, Jr. (Sept. 19, 1914 - Nov. 30, 1999) served in the Eisenhower Administration (1953–1961) as Special Assistant and Assistant Staff Secretary coordinating public information programs be...
Andrew H. Berding
Andrew Henry Berding (February 8, 1902 – August 23, 1989) was United States Assistant Secretary of State for Public Affairs from 1957 to 1961.
Berding was educated at the University of Oxford. He...