George H. W. Bush Biography

George Herbert Walker Bush is an American retired politician who served as the 41st President of the United States. A Republican, he had previously served as the 43rd Vice President of the United States, a congressman, an ambassador, and Director of Central Intelligence. He is the oldest living former President and Vice President. He is also the last living former President who is a veteran of World War II. Bush is often referred to as "George H. W. Bush", "Bush 41", "Bush the Elder", Bush I, or "George Bush, Sr." to distinguish him from his son, former President George W. Bush. Prior to his son's fame, he was known simply as George Bush or President Bush.

Bush was born in Milton, Massachusetts, to Senator Prescott Bush and Dorothy Walker Bush. Following the attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941, Bush postponed college, enlisted in the U.S. Navy on his 18th birthday, and became the youngest aviator in the U.S. Navy at the time. He served until the end of the war, then attended Yale University. Graduating in 1948, he moved his family to West Texas and entered the oil business, becoming a millionaire by the age of 40. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
George H. W. Bush
Full Name:
George Herbert Walker Bush
Nationality:
United States of America
Profession:
Businessperson, Politician, Entrepreneur, Military aviator
Ethnicity:
Scotch-Irish American, White people
Religion:
Episcopal Church, Protestantism
Date of Birth:
June 12, 1924 (94)
Astrological Sign:
Gemini
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