George Catlett Marshall Jr. GCB (December 31, 1880 – October 16, 1959) was an American army officer and statesman. He rose through the United States Army to become Chief of Staff of the US Army under Presidents Franklin D. Roosevelt and Harry S. Truman, then served as Secretary of State and Secretary of Defense under Truman.
George Catlett Marshall (Uniontown (Pennsylvania), 31 december 1880 – Washington D.C., 16 oktober 1959) was een Amerikaanse vijf-sterren-generaal.Hij is in Europa vooral bekend door zijn Marshallplan om met Amerikaanse financiële steun West-Europa te helpen, waarvoor hij in 1953 de Nobelprijs voor de Vrede ontving.
George E. Marshall (December 29, 1891 – February 17, 1975) was an American actor, screenwriter, producer, film and television director, active through the first six decades of film history. Relatively few of Marshall's films are well-known today, with Destry Rides Again , The Blue Dahlia , The Ghost Breakers , The Sheepman , and How the West Was Won being the biggest exceptions.
George Catlett Marshall, Jr. né le 31 décembre 1880 à Uniontown et mort le 16 octobre 1959 à Washington, est un général d'armée américain (General of the Army) au cours de la Seconde Guerre mondiale, et fut l'un des principaux conseillers et stratèges du président Roosevelt pour la conduite du conflit.
A fully private non-profit, the Foundation was founded in 1953 to ensure that George C. Marshall’s example will never be forgotten. Through a world-class research library, public programs, educational initiatives, and a host of digital offerings, it is the leading institution documenting one of the most important Americans of the twentieth century.
George Catlett Marshall (Uniontown, 31 dicembre 1880 – Washington, 16 ottobre 1959) è stato un generale e politico statunitense.. Grande organizzatore e stratega militare, assunse nel 1939 la carica di Capo di Stato maggiore dell'Esercito degli Stati Uniti, mantenendo l'incarico per tutta la seconda guerra mondiale e divenendo il principale consigliere militare del presidente Franklin ...
Marshall Plan; Long title: An Act To promote world peace and the general welfare, national interest, and foreign policy of the United States through economic, financial, and other measures necessary to the maintenance of conditions abroad in which free institutions may survive and consistent with the maintenance of the strength and stability of the United States.