Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890-1969)
General "Ike" Eisenhower, 34th President of the United States (1953-1961)
He was preceded in the Presidency by Harry S. Truman and after serving two terms in office for the Republican Party he was succeeded in 1961 by John F. Kennedy. His Vice-President throughout was Richard Nixon whose daughter married his grandson. In 1916, he married Mamie Doud and they had two children, only one of whom survived to adulthood.
Contributed by Mark Meredith on 04/05/2021 and last updated on 02/09/2022.