Dwight D. Eisenhower, 34th President of the United States

34th President
Political Party Republican
Term January 20, 1953 - January 20, 1961  (62-70)
Vice President Richard Nixon
Predecessor Harry S. Truman
Successor John F. Kennedy

Full Name Dwight David Eisenhower

October 14, 1890

Denison, Texas

Father David Jacob Eisenhower  (1863-1942)
Mother Ida Elizabeth Stover  (1862-1946)

Arthur Bradford Eisenhower  (1886-1958)

Edgar Newton Eisenhower  (1889-1971)

Roy Jacob Eisenhower  (1892-1942)

Paul Dawson Eisenhower  (1894-1895)

Earl Dewey Eisenhower  (1898-1968)

Milton Stover Eisenhower  (1899-1985)

Alma Mater

United States Army War College  (1928)

United States Army Command and General Staff College (1926)

United States Military Academy  (1915)

Military Services

Five-Star General

United States Army

1915-1953, 1961-1969


1st Allied Supreme Commander Europe  (1951-1952)

13th President of Columbia University  (1948-1953)

16th Chief of Staff of the United States Army  (1945-1948)

1st Governor of the American Zone of Occupied Germany (1945)

Army Officer


March 28, 1969

Washington, D.C.

(78 years)

Marie Geneva Doud  (1896-1979)

Married July 1, 1916

(52 years)

Doud Dwight Eisenhower

Born 1917

Died 1921

(4 years)

John Sheldon Doud Eisenhower

(m.1947 Barbara Thompson)

(m.1988 Joanne Thompson)

Born 1922

Died 2013

(91 years)