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.
He founded the Bush-Overbey Oil Development company after graduating from Yale and became a millionaire by the time he was 40.
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.
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.
He and his successor, Bill Clinton , formed a strong bond after Clinton's presidency ended.