Newt’s World – Episode 125: The Immortals: Dwight D. Eisenhower – Part 3

On Sept. 17, the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial will be dedicated in Washington, D.C. This year marks the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day and the 75th commemoration of the end of World War II. Eisenhower, or “Ike” as he was known, was a West Point graduate, a Five Star General in the Army, served as Supreme Commander of the Allied Forces in Europe in World War II, and the 34th President of the United States. In Part 3, Newt’s guest is Ike’s granddaughter, Susan Eisenhower.

Guest: Susan Eisenhower

Susan Eisenhower

Susan Eisenhower How Ike Led

Eisenhower Presidential Library

Eisenhower 1953 Campaign

They All Liked Ike, and Claimed Credit for the Slogan – The Baltimore Sun 

United States Presidential Election of 1952 – Britannica

Dwight D. Eisenhower: Campaigns and Elections – Miller Center

Chance for Peace Speech

Chance for Peace Speech (1953) – Miller Center

Atoms for Peace Speech

Atoms for Peace Speech (1953) – Eisenhower Library

1956 Presidential Campaign

1957 Inauguration Address – Eisenhower Library

Little Rock School Integration

Eisenhower Telegraph to Arkansas Governor Faubus (September 5, 1957) – Eisenhower Library

Radio and Television Address on the Situation in Little Rock – Eisenhower Library

Civil Rights Acts of 1957 and 1960

Civil Rights Act of 1957 – Eisenhower Library


Eisenhower Proposes NASA to Congress – NASA

The Birth of NASA (1957-1958) – NASA

Farewell Address

Eisenhower Farewell Address – Eisenhower Library

Eisenhower Memorial

Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial

Eisenhower Memorial Is Dedicated in D.C. – NPR

Newt’s World Episode 109: The Immortals: Dwight D. Eisenhower – Part 1

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