Daily Archives: September 24, 2015

President Eisenhower suffers heart attack in Denver 60 years ago this hour (Sep 24 1955)

Video: 'Eisenhower Has a Heart Attack 1955'

(Saturday, September 24, 1955, 2:00 a.m. MST) — U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower suffered a serious heart attack early this morning while on vacation in Denver. He would recover after spending six weeks in the hospital (click here to watch a clip of this from “American Experience: Nixon” at 39:44).