George H.W. Bush, Mike Elliott

How does a former President celebrate his 90th birthday? With a parachute jump.

FOX News Radio's Jared Halpern has more from Washington:

George H.W. Bush, Mike Elliott

On his 90th birthday, former President George H. W. Bush took to Twitter, writing: "It's a wonderful day in Maine -- in fact, nice enough for a parachute jump."

President Bush keeping the birthday plan a secret until the day of. It continues a tradition... the former President marked his 75th, 80th and 85th birthdays by skydiving.

His first parachute jump was in 1944 when his aircraft was shot down over the Pacific during World War II.

In Washington, Jared Halpern, FOX News Radio.

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