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George Herbert Walker Bush

George Herbert Walker Bush


1924 to Present - One of Maine's most famous summer residents, President Bush has spent his summers in Kennebunkport for many years. George Bush served as the 41st President of the United States. Before he became President, Bush graduated from Yale University, was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in 1966 and 1968, was appointed by President Richard Nixon to the United Nations, was Director of  the Central Intelligence Agency, and  became Vice President under President Ronald Regan in 1981. George H. W. Bush went on to become President in 1989.

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Library of Congress, LC-USZ62-98302