Kansas State Capitol - Online tour - Dwight David Eisenhower
Dwight David Eisenhower by Peter "Fritz" Felten, second floor rotunda, southeast corner
Dwight Eisenhower (1890-1969) from Abilene was leader of the Allied forces during World War II, a five-star general, and later was elected the 34th president of the United States.
"The proudest thing I can claim is that I am from Abilene..."
—Dwight D. Eisenhower, Abilene, June 22, 1945