NEW YORK, 16 February. / Corr. Ivan Pil’shchikov TASS /. United States Jimmy Carter, ex-president, who is the second-oldest of the living former American leaders received a Grammy nomination in the “Best Spoken Album”. The 58th awards ceremony was held on Monday in Los Angeles (CA)
Album 91-year-old Carter, “A Full Life: Reflections at Ninety”. ( “Full Life: Reflections in 90 years”) is audio autobiography of ex-president, which was published last year.
in this work, Carter tells in detail about his childhood, the family in which he grew up, military service on a submarine, political career, personal life . Critics pointed out that the book is written with a sense of humor and very frankly.
Carter is the 39th US president, he led the White House from 1977 to 1981. Among the living former US presidents Carter, which October 1, 2015 turned 91 years of age is only inferior to George Bushu- older. Last older than a few months, he was executed in ’91 June 12, 2015.
Last year, it was reported that Carter is suffering from cancer, doctors found four tumors in his brain. The ex-president was appointed radiation therapy, it also adopts the latest medicines. The treatment he underwent in a hospital at Emory University in Atlanta (GA). In December, Carter said that he fully recovered from brain cancer.