George Bush Sr marks 90th birthday with skydive

The former US president George H W Bush has completed a 6,300 ft parachute jump celebrate his 90th birthday.

President Bush's first parachute jump took place when he was shot down over the Pacific island of Chi Chi Jima in 1944.

He says his most recent jump, the eighth he has taken, is to be his last.

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