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Ambrose, Stephen Edward

Born: 1936 AD
Died: 2002 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Historian

1936 – Born on January 10th in Whitewater, Wisconsin. An American biographer and historian.

 

1957 – He married his first wife, Judith Dorlester and had two children, Stephenie and Barry. 

 

1960 – He taught at the University as an assistant professor. 

 

1962 – His first book,  Halleck, Lincoln’s Chief of Staff, was published.

 

1963 – He returned to Wisconsin to receive his Ph.D in History. 

 

1988 – Wrote "Nixon: The Education of a Politician, 1913-1962".

 

1990 – Wrote "Nixon: Triumph of a Politician".

 

1991 – Wrote "Eisenhower: Soldier and President".

 

1992 – He wrote "Nixon: Ruin and Recovery, 1973-1990".

 

1994 – Wrote "D-Day: June 6, 1944: The Climactic Battle of World War II".

 

1996 – Wrote "Undaunted Courage: Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West".

 

1998 – He consulted with Steven Spielberg for the ultraviolent Saving Private Ryan.

 

2000 – Dr. Ambrose’s most recent work, "Nothing Like it in the World: The Men Who Built the Transcontinental Railroad 1863-1869", has received mixed reviews from the railroad buffs.