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George H.W. Bush

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Birthday
12, 1924
Birthplace
Milton, MA
Birth Sign
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Birthday
12, 1924 (age 94)
Birthplace
Milton, MA

About

The 41st President of the United States who also served as vice president, congressman, ambassador, director of the CIA, and served in World War II. His son, George W. Bush, served as the 43rd President of the United States.

Before Fame

He founded the Bush-Overbey Oil Development company after graduating from Yale and became a millionaire by the time he was 40.

Trivia

He started The Points of Light Movement to promote volunteerism as a means of solving social and community problems. His presidency was remembered for the Gulf War and the North American Free Trade Agreement.

Family Life

He was born into a political family with his father, Prescott, serving as a U.S. senator. He married Barbara Bush in 1945 and fathered six children: George, Jeb, Neil, Dorothy, Marvin and Robin.

Associated With

He and his successor, Bill Clinton, formed a strong bond after Clinton's presidency ended.