Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter turned 99 Sunday.

Carter, the 39th president of the United States, is a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy and served in the submarine service. 

After his military service, Carter — who served one term as president between 1977 and 1981 — took over his family's peanut farm before entering politics.

Carter served as a Georgia state senator and the Peach State's governor before narrowly defeating Republican incumbent President Gerald Ford for the presidency in 1976.... Read More: FOX News