This Day In History
This Day In History
Thursday, June 4, 2020


Dwight Eisenhower

Dwight  Eisenhower
(October 14, 1890 - March 28, 1969)
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, he served as Supreme Commander of the Allied forces in Europe, with responsibility 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. In 1951, he became the first supreme commander of NATO.
Eisenhower, president

Herbert Hoover

Herbert Hoover
(August 10, 1874 - October 20, 1964)
Herbert Clark Hoover was the 31st President of the United States (1929–1933). Hoover was originally a professional mining engineer and author. As the United States Secretary of Commerce in the 1920s under Presidents Warren Harding and Calvin Coolidge, he promoted partnerships between government and business under the rubric "economic modernization".
Hoover, president

Charles de Gaulle

Charles de Gaulle
(November 22, 1890 - November 9, 1970)
Charles André Joseph Marie de Gaulle was a French general and statesman who led the Free French Forces during World War II. He later founded the French Fifth Republic in 1958 and served as its first President from 1959 to 1969
Charles de Gaulle, French president, president, general, World War II
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