- Full Name: George Herbert Walker Bush
- Born: 06/24/1924
- Place of Birth: Milton, Massachusetts, USA
- Occupation: Politician
- Marital Status: Married
George HW Bush Net Worth History
George HW Bush is a talented businessman with the drive and intelligence that has helped him to establish his net worth of $25 million currently through hard work and a series of wise decisions. He began building the foundation for his earning power by attending Phillips Academy, taking leadership roles and being active in student government, fundraising activities and being involved in the school paper as well as sports teams. His career in politics started early. After serving in the military through 1944, he attended Yale where he earned his bachelor degree then moved to West Texas and entereed the oil business. He established himself as a multi-millionaire by the time he was 40. he went on to found a private oil company and around the same time, became active with his first important office in teh House of Representatives. He ran for President of the United States in the 1980 election, but was unsuccessful in his attempt. President Ronald Reagan recognized his leadershp ability and invited him to join his platform and run as Vice President. He served well under the Reagan administration and then went on to become the 41st President of the United States from 1989 to 1993. His net worth was not established in the political arena, although this is the occupation that he is best known for, but rather his astute and keen business sense and his involvement in the oil industry in West Texas.
About George HW Bush
Bush has served in many different political offices including Director of Central Intelligence, ambassador, congressman, Vice President and President. He is currently the oldest United States President alive. His father was a wealthy banker and also represented the State of Conncecticut in the US Congress. Bush began his career early by being involved in politics at an early age as class president at the academy he attended as a young man. He also joined the US Navy when he was 19 and served many years, earning his wings as the youngest military aviator in the US.
George married Barbara Pierce in 1945. The couple had six children together. Their son George, served as the Governor of Texas from 1995 to 2000 and made a successful run to become the 43rd President of the United States, winning 2 consecutive terms in office. Their second son Jeb, served as the Governor of Florida.
George and Barbara lived in a small apartment during his early years in the Navy. The senior Bush has had an impressive career in the military and also as an entrepreneur in his private life. He has served as a role model to Americans to show how hard work and perseverance can pay off. Not everyone agrees with Bush’s hard line stand against political rivals, but he remained firm in his resolve to not tolerate terrorist activities. His natural abilities as a leader, along with his humanitarian and sometimes hard line approach towards dealing with tense political situations has earned him a mixed bag of disdain and respect among his countrymen and leaders of other countries world wide.