Ike

Events

Eisenhower was Born

10/14/1890

Moves to Kansas

1892

Graduates High School

1909

Graduates from West Point

1915

Service in First World War

1916

Marries Mamie

07/01/1916

First Son is Born

9/24/1917

Studies in Tank Warfare

1919

Command and General Staff College

1925

Moves to Philippines

1935

Returns to America

1939

Supreme Allied Commander

1942

Operation Overlord

1943

Army Chief of Staff

1945

Cold War Tensions Mount

1950 - 1959

Supreme Allied Commander of NATO

1951

Becomes President

11/04/1952

Gives "Chance for Peace" Speech

4/16/1953

Re-elected

1956

Rushes Space Race

1957

"Eisenhower Doctrine" is announced

1957

Retires as President

1961

Eisenhower Dies

3/28/1969