George H.W. Bush through the years

Published: Dec 26 2012 09:34:25 PM EST   Updated On: Dec 30 2014 12:58:28 PM EST

Look back at the life and career of former President George H.W. Bush, who was released from the hospital today.

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Former President George H.W. Bush, 90, was released from a Houston hospital on Tuesday after experiencing shortness of breath several days earlier. Take a look back on the life and career of the nation's 41st president.

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