ATLANTA (CBSLA) – When he turns 94 years and 172 days old on Friday, former U.S. President Jimmy Carter will break the record for oldest living former president.
By the end of the week, the 39th U.S. president will pass the current record of 94 years and 171 days, set by the late President George H.W. Bush.READ MORE: Newsom Proposes $12 Billion Plan To Tackle Homelessness In California
Deanna Congileo, a spokeswoman for the Carter Center, told CNN, “He and Mrs. Carter take walks, and they have followed a healthy diet for a lifetime.”READ MORE: Man Sues City, LAPD Uncle Over Projectile Wounds During George Floyd Protest
“Both President and Mrs. Carter are both determined to use their influence for as long as they can to make the world a better place, and millions of the world’s poorest people are grateful for their resolve and heart,” she added.
The Carter Center reportedly will not be holding a celebration to commemorate the milestone.MORE NEWS: Hundreds Sign Up To Denounce Vaccine Passports At Orange County Board Of Supervisors Meeting
President Carter can add the title of “Oldest Living Former U.S. President” to his many accomplishments.