Former President Jimmy Carter celebrated his 99th birthday on Thursday with family and friends at his home in Plains, Georgia.
Carter’s wife, Rosalynn, and their children, Amy, Chip, and Jeff, were all in attendance. Carter also received birthday wishes from his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
In addition to his family, Carter was also joined by a number of close friends, including former Secretary of State Warren Christopher and former National Security Adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski.
The birthday celebration was a low-key affair, but it was a chance for Carter to spend time with the people he loves and who love him.
Carter’s 99th birthday is a remarkable achievement. He is the oldest living former president in American history, and he is still active in public service.
Carter is a Nobel Peace Prize laureate and has worked tirelessly to promote peace and human rights around the world.
Carter’s birthday is a reminder of his many accomplishments and his commitment to making the world a better place.
In a statement released on Thursday, Carter said that he is
deeply grateful for the love and support of his family, friends, and supporters.” He also said that he is “inspired by the many people around the world who are working to make the world a more peaceful, just, and sustainable place.”
Carter’s birthday is a time to celebrate his life and legacy and to reflect on his commitment to service. He is an inspiration to us all.
In addition to the birthday celebration at his home, Carter also received birthday wishes from around the world. President Biden tweeted that Carter is a “true American hero” and that he is
“a source of inspiration to me and to millions of people around the world.”
The Carter Center also issued a statement celebrating Carter’s birthday. The statement said that Carter is “a living example of what it means to live a life of service.”
Carter’s 99th birthday is a testament to his strength, resilience, and commitment to making the world a better place. He is a true American icon, and we are all fortunate to have him in our lives.