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President George H. W. Bush Skydives to Event

83-year-old George H. W. Bush pulls the cord on his parachute. 83-year-old George H. W. Bush pulls the cord on his parachute.

President George H.W. bush went parachuting Saturday in Texas.
 
The 83-year-old surprised the crowd at the grand reopening of his presidential museum by jumping from a plane with the Army's Golden Knights Parachute Team.

After "crashing" the rededication in College Station, Texas, the elder Bush said,  "Just because you're 83-years-old does not mean you have to sit around and drool."
 
Thankfully all went smoothly and the nation's 41st president was able to attend Saturday's event. 

View the video of President Bush skydiving in the player above.

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