How presidents have aged while in office

Published On: Sep 24 2012 10:20:28 PM CDT   Updated On: Aug 04 2015 09:46:36 AM CDT

There's a saying that presidents age twice as fast while in office. If that's true, be sure to wish President Barack Obama a happy 54th birthday on Tuesday and then see how he and other presidents have aged while in office.

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Now, take a look at President Reagan with Vice President George H.W. Bush during the summer of 1984 at the Republican National Convention during their re-election campaign. Reagan was 73 years old in this photo.

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