George Bush was the 43rd President of the United States from 2001 to 2009.
George W Bush is the eldest son of George H W Bush (the 41st President). He is one
of only two Presidents to be the son of a preceding President.
Bush was elected President in 2000 as the Republican candidate. Eight months into
Bush's first term as president, the 11 September 2001 terrorist attacks occurred.
In response, Bush announced a global War on Terrorism, ordered an invasion of Afghanistan
that same year and an invasion of Iraq in 2003. Bush successfully ran for re-election