translated from Spanish: The former President of United States George H.W. Bush died at age 94

former United States President, George H.W. Bush, died Friday at the age of 94. Bush, who was a hero of the second world war and held the Presidency of the United States during the collapse of the Soviet Union and in the last months of the cold war, died the night at his home in Houston, said the spokesman for the family Jim McGrath.Su death came only eight months after the of your spouse, Barbara Bush. The Bush had two further sons, Neil and Marvin, and a daughter, Dorothy Bush LeBlond. Another daughter, Robin, died of leukemia in 1953, a few weeks before her fourth birthday. Son of a Senator and father of a President, his precious resume helped him to climb the political ladder; Congressman to Ambassador to the United Nations, Chairman of the Republican party to Envoy to China, CIA director to Vice President during the two mandates of the popular Ronald Reagan. The Gulf war of 1991 has underpinned his popularity, but was haunted by his decision to break a solemn promise made to voters: «read my lips. There is no new taxes». He failed to get re-elected to Democrat Bill Clinton in a poll in which businessman H. Ross Perot won nearly 19 percent of the votes as an independent candidate. However, he lived to see how his son George W. was elected twice to the Presidency, forming the second pair of father and son who occupied the White House after John Adams and John Quincy Adams.En the years after his presidency, George H.W. Bush came to be seen co MO a fundamentally decent and well intentioned leader who, though he was not a moving orator or a visionary, had strong humanitarian commitments. Bush came to the White House in 1989 with a reputation of undecided and have indeterminate views. His hard work and his approach to the fee earned you wide acceptance among the population. Offered press conferences in a few months than Reagan in his years in office. The crisis in Iraq (1990-1991) brought out the skills that had been forged in a quarter-century in politics and public service. His main interest was the international politics. During his tenure, the Berlin Wall fell, disintegrated the Warsaw Pact and the Soviet satellites left the orbit of Moscu.en its role of 41st President of the United States waged other battles, including a war on drugs and a crusade for convert to American children in the best educated in the world, Affairs that did not have a clear victory. He also signed the landmark Disabilities Act which prohibited discrimination to persons with disabilities in the workplace and require improved access to places and public transport. Bush became the Patriarch of one of the country’s most prominent political families. In addition to George W., another of his sons, Jeb, was elected Governor of Florida in 1998 and tried, unsuccessfully, to get the Republican nomination for the Presidency in 2016.



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