Dwight David Eisenhower was the President of the United States in 1955.
Dwight "Ike" Eisenhower was the 34th President of the United States from 1953 January 20 to 1961 January 20. He succeeded Harry S. Truman as president. He was most famously known as the General of the United States Armed Forces during World War 2. Dwight D. Eisenhower was born October 14, 1890 in Denison, Texas and died March 28, 1969 in Washington DC.