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It's official: Jimmy Carter becomes the oldest living former president ever

One year ago   |   By WLKY

Jimmy Carter was the first U.S. president to be born in a hospital. On Friday, he marks a new milestone as the oldest living former president ever.
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Jimmy Carter to Become the Longest Living American President

Jimmy Carter to Become the Longest Living American President

One year ago   |   By Time

Nearly four decades after voters unceremoniously rejected then-President Jimmy Carter's bid for a second term, the 39th president has reached a milestone that electoral math cannot dispute: He is now the longest-living chief executive in American history.
Friday is the 172nd day beyond Carter's 94th birthday, exceeding by one day the lifespan of former President George H.W. Bush, who died Nov. 30 at the age of 94 years, 171 days. Both men were born in 1924: Bush on June 12, Carter on Oct. 1.
It's yet another post-presidency distinction for Carter, whose legacy since leaving office has long...
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Then and now: World transformed over Jimmy Carter's 94 years

One year ago   |   By Star Tribune

Jimmy Carter cemented a new milestone Friday, becoming the longest-lived of the 44 men who have ascended to the American presidency.
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