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Oldest in the world

The oldest human, according to the Bible, was Methuselah; he lived for 969 years. The oldest person on record in modern history was Jeanne Calment of Arles, France who passed away in August 1997 at age 122 years and 164 days. She rode bicycle until age 100!

A person becomes a supercentenarian at age 110. Wikipedia keeps a list of the oldest people.

Video of Jeannne Calment at 119

Oldest living thing on earth

05/08/2009. Category: trivia. Tags: .

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