George W. Bush

 
 
43rd President of the United States
In office
January 20, 2001 – January 20, 2009
Vice PresidentDick Cheney
Preceded byBill Clinton
Succeeded byBarack Obama
46th Governor of Texas
In office
January 17, 1995 – December 21, 2000
LieutenantBob Bullock
Rick Perry
Preceded byAnn Richards
Succeeded byRick Perry
Personal details
Born
George Walker Bush

July 6, 1946 (age 73)
New Haven, Connecticut, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)
Laura Welch (m. 1977)
ChildrenBarbara
Jenna
ParentsGeorge H. W. Bush (father)
Barbara Pierce (mother)
RelativesSee Bush family
EducationYale University (BA)
Harvard University (MBA)
SignatureCursive signature in ink
WebsiteOfficial website
Presidential Library
Presidential Center
White House Archives
Military service
Nickname(s)
  • “Dubya”
  • “GWB”
  • George Bush Jr[1][2]
Branch/service United States Air Force
 • Texas Air National Guard
 • Alabama Air National Guard
Years of service1968–1974
RankUS Air Force O2 shoulderboard rotated.svg First Lieutenant
Unit
Awards
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