It marks the first time the couple, 96 and 93, will have missed the ceremonies since Carter was sworn in as the 39th president in 1977.
Former first lady Rosalynn Carter is celebrating her 93rd birthday on Tuesday.
Former President Jimmy Carter weighed in on the death of George Floyd stating he and former first lady Rosalynn Carter are “pained by the tragic injustices and consequent backlash across our nation in recent weeks.”
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter admitted to a south Georgia hospital for treatment of a urinary tract infection.
Former President Jimmy Carter is now heading home to Plains, Georgia to celebrate Thanksgiving and recover.
Former President Jimmy Carter was released from the hospital Thurdsady after he suffered another fall at his home in Plains, Georgia, fracturing his pelvis.
Carter, who turned 95 this month, is the longest living president in U.S. history.
The 39th president says he feels fine after needing stitches after the fall.