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Former US President George Bush died at 94

Former United States President George HW Bush died yesterday night at 10:10 pm. During his lasts breath, Bush was at his house in Houston, Texas. Former President was of age 94 and passed away just seven months after the death of his wife Barbara Bush. Barbara was 92 when she died.

 

The news is confirmed by George Bush’s spokesperson in a statement.

The statement states:

“George Herbert Walker Bush, World War 2 naval aviator, Texas oil pioneer, and 41st president of the United States of America, died on November 30, 2018. He was 94 and is survived by his five children and their spouses, 17 Grand Children, eight great-grandchildren, and two siblings. He was preceded in death by his wife of 73 years, Barabara; his second child Paul Robinson “Robin” Bush; and his brother Prescott and William or “Bucky Bush”.

Statement by the Office of George H. W. Bush on the passing of the 41st President of the United States of America this evening at 10:10pm CT at the age of 94. pic.twitter.com/XUPgha2aUW

— Jim McGrath (@jgm41) December 1, 2018

 

Funeral arrangements will be announced as soon as is practical.”

 

Late Bush was elected as the president of United States in 1989. He tried again his luck to the presidency but lost this time to Bill Clinton in 1992.

 

Apart from being President. He also served as a Vice President during Ronald Regan’s tenure, which started from 1981.

 

US President Donald Trump released his statement on Bush’s death from White House. He posted it on Twitter.

Statement from President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump on the Passing of Former President George H.W. Bush pic.twitter.com/qxPsp4Ggs7

— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) December 1, 2018

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