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KENNEBUNKPORT, Maine (AP) Former first lady Barbara Bush is having a low-key birthday in Maine.

A family spokesman says Mrs. Bush, wife of former President George H.W. Bush, is having a private dinner with family members in Kennebunkport, where the family has a summer home. She is celebrating her 89th birthday.

There'll be another celebration later in the week, when the former president turns 90 on Thursday.

Bush vowed on his 85th birthday when he went skydiving in Maine that he intended to do it again on his 90th. But it appears that he's going for a lower-key approach as well.

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