Dwight D. Eisenhower

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United States general who supervised the invasion of Normandy and the defeat of Nazi Germany

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Some of the VIPs treated to Bosphorus cruises include first ladies Eleanor Roosevelt and Hillary Clinton (1953 and 1999, respectively), General Douglas MacArthur (1932) and NATO Supreme Commander General Dwight Eisenhower (1952).
He took over from the oldest president in American history, General Dwight Eisenhower, who was stepping downaged70.
Even General Dwight Eisenhower - later to become US President - said that Japan was looking for a way to surrender, and believed 'it was not necessary to hit them with that awful thing.
It is the image of the Supreme Commander of the Allied forces, General Dwight Eisenhower addressing the troops of the American 101st Airborne the day before D-Day.
Just a day before it was to cross the Rhine into Germany, the Sixth Army Group, led by General Jacob Devers, was halted in its tracks by General Dwight Eisenhower.
He described how his grandfather, who served with the RAF in the war, was present when Churchill and US General Dwight Eisenhower discussed how to deal with the UFO encounter.
1 General Dwight Eisenhower, 2 Edmonton, 3 Maurice Gibb,4 Arthur Miller, 5 Part of Carry On Up The Khyber was filmed on the Watkin Path, 6 Friday, 7 Switzerland, 8 Chris Evert, 9 Sydney, Australia 10 1999
Although the winning bidders will not own the property outright - 939 years are left on the 999-year lease - they will be connected to military history dating back to the 1940s when General Dwight Eisenhower worked there planning the invasion of North Africa in the Second World War.
He served during World War II at the Supreme Headquarters of the Allied Expeditionary Force and was decorated by General Dwight Eisenhower.
Suppose his commitment to doing what is right, combined with specific church teaching, had led him to say, as General Dwight Eisenhower said at the time, that we must not drop atomic bombs on cities.
The suite, which made history on Thursday night when Charles and Camilla made their first public appearance as a couple, has an illustrious past and was the setting for a World War Two conference between Prime Minister Winston Churchill and American General Dwight Eisenhower.
If the Free French movement's leader proved awkward and tried to wire messages abroad 'there would be no difficulty in delaying his telegrams', Churchill told General Dwight Eisenhower.
Allied commander General Dwight Eisenhower said it was one of four things that played an essential role in final victory.
He took over from General Dwight Eisenhower, who was 70.
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