(TV Series documentary)
/ Himself - Ambassador to Japan, 1957-1961
2 Biographical Movies |
9 Print Biographies |
18 Portrayals |
2 Articles |
5 Magazine Cover Photos |
Gen. Douglas MacArthur | General Dougals MacArthur | General Douglas MacArthur | General MacArthur | Gen Douglas McAuthur
6' (1.83 m)
Did You Know?
The powers in charge keep us in a perpetual state of fear keep us in a continuous stampede of patriotic fervor with the cry of grave national emergency. Always there has been some terrible evil to gobble us up if we did not blindly rally behind it by furnishing the exorbitant sums demanded. Yet, in retrospect, these disasters seem never to have happened, seem never to have been quite real.
Accepted the surrender of the Japanese aboard the USS Missouri on 2 September 1945. MacArthur directed the occupation of Japan from 1945-1950, instituting such reforms as female suffrage, freedom of the press, workers' unionization rights, and ownership of land for peasants.