Dwight D. Eisenhower

Dwight D. Eisenhower

Dwight David "Ike" Eisenhower was an American military officer and statesman who served as the 34th president of the United States from 1953 to 1961. During World War II, he served as Supreme Commander of the Allied Expeditionary Force in Europe, and achieved the five-star rank of General of the Army. He planned and supervised the invasion of North Africa in Operation Torch in 1942–1943 and the invasion of Normandy from the Western Front in 1944–1945. Wikipedia*

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Dwight D. Eisenhower has 59 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1944 Speech as a General for the U.S. Army. The year with the most videos was 1952 with nine videos as a General of the Army for the U.S. Army. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1961 with an average of 54,192 views per program. Most appearances with Richard "Dick" M. Nixon (5), Lyndon Baines Johnson (4), Dean Rusk (4). Most common tags: Eisenhower, Dwight, American Presidents, U.S. History.

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U.S. President, United States
January 20, 1953 - January 20, 1961 Videos: 44 General of the Army, U.S. Army December 20, 1944 - May 31, 1952 Videos: 13 General, U.S. Army February 11, 1943 - December 20, 1944 Videos: 1 Major General, U.S. Army March 27, 1942 - July 7, 1942 Videos: 0

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