Dwight David Eisenhower (Early Life and Family)
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Dwight David Eisenhower (Early Life and Family)?
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History Made Easy Quiz.
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David Dwight Eisenhower was born on October 14, 1890.
Where was he
2) His father was David Jacob Eisenhower. The family called
the son Dwight.
When was his name officially changed to Dwight
As a student in the 5th grad
matriculation at West Point
Enroll as a senior in high school
3) What year did Dwight graduate from high school.
4) Before being admitted to West Point, Dwight attended
college at Kansas State University?
5) Dwight passed the entrance exam but was to old to being
admitted to what university?
6) During his career at West Point, Dwight played football.
even won accolades for tackling what football legend?
Amos Alonzo Stagg
7) What was Dwight's mother's first name?
8) Growing up, what religious denomination did the Eisenhower
family belong too?
Church of Christ
9) Eisenhower was baptized, confirmed, and became a
communicant in a single ceremony on February 1, 1953, just 12 days
after his first inauguration.
What was the church he became a
10) Eisenhower married Mamie Geneva Doud (1896-1979) of
Denver, Colorado on July 1, 1916.
How many children did the couple