The Eisenhower Presidency, 1953 - 1961
|First Lady||Mamie Geneva Doud Eisenhower, Wife|
|Dates of Presidency||1/20/1953 - 1/20/1961|
|Number of Terms||2|
|Why Presidency Ended||End of 2nd term|
|Vice President(s)||Richard M. Nixon|
"My first day at the President's Desk. Plenty of worries and difficult problems.
But such has been my position for a long time - the result is that this just seems
(today) like a continuation of all I've been doing since July '41 - even before that!"
Dwight D. Eisenhower, January 21, 1953