George W Bush becomes a grandfather

Former US President George W Bush has become a grandfather after his daughter, Jenna Bush Hager, gave birth to her first child in New York last night.

Former US President George W Bush has become a grandfather. Credit: Olivier Douliery/ABACA USA/Empics Entertainment

Bush announced the birth of his granddaughter, named Margaret Laura Mila Hager, in a statement today.

He said, "We met our beautiful granddaughter today. Jenna and Mila are healthy. And our family is elated".