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George HW Bush marks 90th birthday with parachute jump

12 June 2014 Last updated at 18:24 BST

Former US President George HW Bush has marked his 90th birthday with a parachute jump.

The 41st President jumped out of a helicopter near his family home in Kennebunkport, Maine.

Verity Wilde reports.

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