The 34th President of the United States who was a five-star general in the Army and Supreme Commander of the Allied Forces during World War II.
His brother lost an eye as a result of an accident that he was involved in. He said this taught him to take responsibility for the safety of those around him.
He was a moderate conservative who campaigned in 1952 against Communism, Korea, and corruption.
He was succeeded by John F. Kennedy as President of the United States.