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Crusade in Europe
(TV Series documentary) (book - 25 episodes, 1949) (based on a book by - 1 episode, 1949)
"Eisenhower: The Prewar Diaries and Selected Papers, 1905-1941," edited by Daniel D. Holt and James W. Leyerzapf. Johns Hopkins University Press. ISBN 0801856744 .
3 Biographical Movies |
47 Print Biographies |
19 Portrayals |
2 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
11 Magazine Cover Photos |
Dwight David Eisenhower | Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower | Gen. Dwight Eisenhower | General Dwight D. Eisenhower | General Dwight Eisenhower | General Eisenhower | Pres. Dwight D. Eisenhower | President Dwight D. Eisenhower | President Eisenhower | Eisenhower
5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
In 1945 Secretary of War Stimson, visiting my headquarters in Germany, informed me that our government was preparing to drop an atomic bomb on Japan. I was one of those who felt that there were a number of cogent reasons to question the wisdom of such an act. During his recitation of the relevant facts, I had been conscious of a feeling of depression and so I voiced to him my grave misgivings, ...
According to the film's director Garson Kanin, when the movie "The True Glory" won the 1945 Academy Award as 'Best Documentary Feature', the Oscar went to the uncredited producer, General Dwight D. Eisenhower.
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.