Won 1 Primetime Emmy.
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"Waging Peace", 1965 )
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Dwight David Eisenhower | Gen. Dwight Eisenhower | General Dwight D. Eisenhower | General Eisenhower | Pres. Dwight D. Eisenhower | President Dwight D. Eisenhower | President Eisenhower
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Here in America we are descended in blood and in spirit from revolutionists and rebels - men and women who dare to dissent from accepted doctrine. As their heirs, may we never confuse honest dissent with disloyal subversion.
1952: Courted controversy during his re-election campaign when, fearing the power of Sen. Joseph McCarthy
, he refused to defend his friend (and wartime superior) Secretary of State Gen. George C. Marshall
, when McCarthy charged that Marshall was either a Communist or was being controlled by Communist agents.
Being a higher ranked General, he commanded 'Joseph S. Patton' to apologize to two privates, that Patton had slapped in the face, calling them cowards and profane names.