Nightly News   |  December 23, 2013

John Eisenhower dies at age 91

The son of former President Eisenhower has died. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

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>>> eisenhower has died son of the great general and former president. he was born in the family business . he followed his dad into west point, in fact graduated on d-day. he worked as an aide to his father and while he earned for combat generals bradley and patton would have no part of it. he finally saw combat in korea. he was a first rate historian and professor, a white house aide under ike and later u.s. ambassador to belgium and his son david married president nixon 's daughter. noted author john s.d. eisenhower was 91 years old.