Only 5 Former U.S. Presidents Are Still Alive — Including the Oldest, Jimmy Carter. Jimmy Carter, the 39th U.S. President, is currently the oldest living president in American history at the age of 98. Alongside him are Bill Clinton, the 42nd U.S. President, Donald Trump, and two other living former presidents whose identities are not mentioned.
All current and former living U.S. presidents have had at least one ancestor who used to own slaves, except for Donald Trump. Trump's family arrived in the U.S. after the abolition of slavery, making him the only president alive with no family history of slave ownership.
Former President Jimmy Carter, at 98, holds the record for being the longest-living president in American history. Despite his age, he has decided to forgo further medical treatment, cementing his legacy as a resilient and determined leader.