Kathryn Joosten had her first acting breakthrough at 59 and went on to win two Emmys for her role as Karen McCluskey in Desperate Housewives.
in 1911, Charles Ranlett Flint, 61, formed the Computing-Tabulating-Recoridng Company. In 1924, it was re-branded as International Business Machines (IBM).
Gordon Bowker is an American entrepreneur. He began as a writer and went on to co-found Starbucks, at 51, along with Jerry Baldwin and Zev Siegl.