How presidents have aged while in office

Posted: 11:20 PM EDT Sep 24, 2012   Updated: 1:20 AM EST Feb 15, 2016

There's a saying that presidents age twice as fast while in office. This Presidents Day, take a look back over the past 60 years of U.S. presidents and judge for yourself how much the office aged them.

aging presidents - Richard Nixon 1974
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Ollie Atkins/White House photo

Here, President Nixon is seen during his resignation announcement on Aug. 9, 1974. Nixon was 61 years old when he left the White House.

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