Dwight D. Eisenhower

Dwight D. Eisenhower

Dwight David "Ike" Eisenhower was an American politician and Army general who served as the 34th President of the United States from 1953 until 1961. He was a five-star general in the United States Army during World War II and served as Supreme Commander of the Allied Expeditionary Forces in Europe. He was responsible for planning and supervising the invasion of North Africa in Operation Torch in 1942–43 and the successful invasion of France and Germany in 1944–45 from the Western Front. Wikipedia*

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Dwight D. Eisenhower has 43 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 21,397 views per program. Most appearances with Richard "Dick" M. Nixon (4), Adlai E. Stevenson II (3), Lyndon Baines Johnson (3). 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: 31 General of the Army, U.S. Army December 20, 1944 - May 31, 1952 Videos: 10 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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