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Dwight D. Eisenhower

January 20, 1953-January 20, 1961

December 2-5, 1952
Korea
Seoul
Visit to Korean combat zone. [Visit made as President-elect.]

October 19, 1953
Mexico
Nuevo Guerrero
Dedicated Falcon Dam.

November 13-15, 1953
Canada
Ottawa
State visit; addressed joint session of Parliament.

December 4-8, 1953
United Kingdom
Bermuda
Attended Bermuda Conference with Prime Minister Churchill and French President Laniel.

July 16-23, 1955
Switzerland
Geneva
Summit conference with British Prime Minister Eden, French Premier Faure, and Soviet Premier Bulganin.

July 21-23, 1956
Panama
Panama City
Attended a meeting of the Presidents of the American Republics.

March 20-24, 1957
United Kingdom
Bermuda
Met with Prime Minister Macmillan.

December 14-19, 1957
France
Paris
Attended meeting of NATO Heads of Government.

July 8-11, 1958
Canada
Ottawa
Informal visit; addressed joint session of Parliament.

February 19-20, 1959
Mexico
Acapulco
Informal meeting with President Lopez Mateos.

June 26, 1959
Canada
Montreal
Joined Queen Elizabeth 11 in ceremony opening St. Lawrence Seaway.

August 26-27, 1959
Federal Republic of Germany
Bonn
Informal meeting with Chancellor Adenauer and President Heuss.

August 27-September 2, 1959
United Kingdom
London, Balmoral, Chequers
Informal visit; met Prime Minister Macmillan and Queen Elizabeth II.

September 2-4, 1959
France
Paris
Informal meeting with President De Gaulle and Italian Premier Segni. Addressed North Atlantic Council.

September 4-7, 1959
United Kingdom
Culzean Castle
Rested before returning to the United States.

December 4-6, 1959
Italy
Rome
Informal visit; met with President Gronchi.

December 6, 1959
Vatican City
Audience with Pope John XXIII.

December 6-7, 1959
Turkey
Ankara
Informal visit; met with President Bayar.

December 7-9, 1959
Pakistan
Karachi
Informal visit; met with President Ayub Khan.

December 9, 1959
Afghanistan
Kabul
Informal visit; met with King Mohammed Zahir.

December 9-14, 1959
India
New Delhi, Agra
Met with President Prasad and Prime Minister Nehru. Addressed Parliament.

December 14, 1959
Iran
Tehran
Met with Shah Mohammed Reza Pahlavi and addressed Parliament.

December 14-15, 1959
Greece
Athens
Official visit; met with King Paul, Prime Minister Karamanlis, and addressed Parliament. Traveled by sea from Athens to Tunis.

December 17, 1959
Tunisia
Tunis
Met with President Bourguiba.

December 18-21, 1959
France
Toulon, Paris
Conference with President De Gaulle, British Prime Minister Macmillan, and German Chancellor Adenauer.

December 21-22, 1959
Spain
Madrid
Met with Generalissimo Franco.

December 22, 1959
Morocco
Casablanca
Met with King Mohammed V.

February 23-26, 1960
Brazil
Brasilia, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo
Met with President Kubitschek and addressed Brazilian Congress.

February 26-29, 1960
Argentina
Buenos Aires, Mardelplata, San Carlos de, Bariloche
Met with President Frondizi.

February 29-March 2, 1960
Chile
Santiago
Met with President Alessandri.

March 2-3, 1960
Uruguay
Montevideo
Met with President Nardone. Returned to the U.S. via Buenos Aires and Surinam.

May 15-19, 1960
France
Paris
Conference with President De Gaulle, British Prime Minister Macmillan, and Soviet Premier Khrushchev.

May 19-20, 1960
Portugal
Lisbon
Official visit; met with President Thomaz.

June 14-16, 1960
Philippines
Manila
State visit; met with President Garcia. Traveled by sea from Manila to Taipei.

June 18-19, 1960
Republic of China
Taipei
Met with President Chiang Kai-shek

June 19-20, 1960
Korea
Seoul
Met with Prime Minister Chung and addressed the National Assembly.

October 24, 1960
Mexico
Ciudad Acuna
Informal visit; met with President Lopez Mateos.


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