Dwight D. Eisenhower

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General of the Army Dwight David "Ike" Eisenhower (14 Oct 1890 - 28 Feb 1969) was an American military officer, politician, President of the United States (34th, 20 Jan 1953 - 20 Jan 1961)

History

namesake


military assignment
Preceded by
George C. Marshall, Jr.
Chief of Staff of the Army
19 Nov 1945 - 6 Feb 1948
Succeeded by
Omar N. Bradley
New creation
Supreme Allied Commander, Europe
19 Dec 1950 - 30 May 1952
Succeeded by
Matthew B. Ridgway
political assignment
Preceded by
Harry S. Truman
34th President of the United States of America
20 Jan 1953 - 20 Jan 1961
Succeeded by
John F. Kennedy