- Eisenhower was 34th President of the United States (1953–1961)
- Born on October 14, 1890 in Denison, Texas
- Graduated from U.S. Military Academy in West Point, New York in 1915
- Political Party: Republican
- Died March 28, 1969 in Washington, D.C.
Before He was President
Accomplishments during his administration include creating the U.S. Information Agency, and establishing Alaska and Hawaii as states. Eisenhower also supported the creation of the Interstate Highway System during his time in office. His other distinctions include signing the 1957 Civil Rights Act and setting up a permanent Civil Rights Commission. Eisenhower was additionally responsible for signing the bill to form the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).