George H.W. Bush And Barbara Bush Celebrate 72 Years Of Marriage
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Happy anniversary to George H.W. Bush and Barbara Bush!
The former president, 92, and former first lady celebrated their 72nd wedding anniversary on Friday. They are the longest-married couple in presidential history, followed by Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter, who married in 1946.
Wow! George H.W. Bush and Barbara Pierce - married On This Day in 1945. Happy 72nd anniversary - longest in presidential history. Amazing! pic.twitter.com/zSAvJn90Oc — West Wing Reports (@WestWingReport) January 6, 2017
The couple tied the knot on Jan. 6, 1945 in Rye, New York while George was home on leave from the Navy during World War II. They went on to have six children ― four sons including George, Jeb, Neil and Marvin and two daughters Dorothy and Robin, who died at age three of leukemia.
Seventy years ago this very day, Barbara Pierce of Rye, NY made me the happiest, and luckiest, man on earth. pic.twitter.com/rgZqpL9XfE — George Bush (@GeorgeHWBush) January 6, 2015
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