Dwight David "Ike" Eisenhower; October 14, 1890 – March 28, 1969) was an American politician
and Army general who served as the 34th President of the United States from 1953 until 1961. He was a five-star general in
the United States Army during World War II and served as Supreme Commander of the Allied Expeditionary Forces in Europe. He
was responsible for planning and supervising the invasion of North Africa in Operation Torch in 1942–43 and the successful
invasion of France and Germany in 1944–45 from the Western Front.