Ray Kroc started McDonald's at the age of 52. Yes, he's to blame for the world fast-food addiction!

Colonel Harland Saunders founded Kentucky Fried Chicken when he was 62.

Monday, 17 August 2015 13:01

Ronald Reagan, 70 - US President

After a remarkable acting career, Ronald Reagan became the 40th American President at 70 years old.

Monday, 17 August 2015 12:51

Kathryn Joosten, 59 - Actress

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.

Monday, 17 August 2015 12:37

Jacky O'Shaughnessy, 62 - Model

Jacky O'Shaughnessy, was the 2013/2014 face of American Apparel at 62.

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.

Monday, 17 August 2015 10:20

John Glenn, 77 - Astronaut

John Glenn made history when, at the age of 77, he became the oldest person to travel in space

Thursday, 06 August 2015 18:38

Diana Nyad, 64 - Swimmer

In 2013, Diana Nyad, 64, became the first person to swim from Cuba to Florida without the aid of a shark cage!

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