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Bush turns 90: The 10 longest-lived US presidents

Thursday - 6/12/2014, 10:52pm  ET

Former President George H.W. Bush, left, is seen in this Thursday, March 27, 2014. file photo taken in College Station, Texas and ormer U.S. President Jimmy Carter is seen in a June 28, 2013 file photo taken in Atlanta Georgia. Bush celebrates his 90th birthday Thursday June 12, 2014. Carter is 89 years, 254 days. (AP Photo/FILE)

KENNEBUNKPORT, Maine (AP) -- Former President George H.W. Bush celebrates his 90th birthday Thursday. A list of the 10 longest-lived U.S. presidents, their age and the day they died, if applicable:

1. Gerald Ford; 93 years, 165 days; died Dec. 26, 2006.

2. Ronald Reagan; 93 years, 120 days; died June 5, 2004.

3. John Adams; 90 years, 247 days; died July 4, 1826.

4. Herbert Hoover; 90 years, 71 days; died Oct. 20, 1964.

5. George H.W. Bush; 90 years, 0 days.

6. Jimmy Carter; 89 years, 254 days.

7. Harry Truman; 88 years, 232 days; died Dec 26, 1972.

8. James Madison; 85 years, 104 days; died June 28, 1836.

9. Thomas Jefferson; 83 years, 82 days; died July 4, 1826.

10. Richard Nixon; 81 years, 103 days; died April 22, 1994.


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