About Dwight D. Eisenhower

Dwight D. Eisenhower
Dwight David "Ike" Eisenhower was 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 Forces in Europe; he had responsibility for planning and supervising the invasion of North Africa in Operation Torch in 1942–43 and the... Wikipedia
October 14, 1890, Denison, Texas
March 28, 1969, Washington, D.C.

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Dwight D. Eisenhower Quotes

The gravity of the time is such that every new avenue of peace, no matter how dimly discernible, should be explored.
United Nations address on peaceful uses of atomic energy "Atoms for Peace" (December 8, 1953)
You have broader considerations that might follow what you would call the falling domino principle.
Introducing the "domino theory" as a justification for US intervention in Indochina at a press conference (April 7, 1954)
A free America can exist as part of a free world, and a free world can continue to exist only as it meets the rightful demands of people for security, progress, and prosperity.
Address at the Gettysburg College Convocation: The Importance of Understanding (April 4, 1959). Speaking about the fight against communism.