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 12:42

Daphne Selfe, 85 - Model

Daphne Selfe, 85, is reknowned at the oldest Supermodel, having modelled for Vogue and Dolce & Gabbana. Her desire is to inspire you to embrace all stages of your life and truly believe it just gets better and better. 

Monday, 17 August 2015 12:37

Jacky O'Shaughnessy, 62 - Model

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

Alice Monro, 82, the renowned Canadian short-story writer won the 2013 Nobel Prize in Literature.

Monday, 17 August 2015 11:41

Peggy McAlpine, 104 - Paraglider

Peggy McAlpine, from Stirling, Scotland, was 104 when she became the world's olderst paraglider. At 101 she rode a Harley and celebrated her 80th with a bungee jump!

Monday, 17 August 2015 11:37

Alice Porlock, 102 - Author

Alice Porlock of Great Britain published her first book, Portrait of My Victorian Youth, when she was 102 years old.

Monday, 17 August 2015 10:56

Barbara Hillary, 75 - Explorer

At 75, cancer survivor Barbara Hillary became one of the oldest people, and the first African-American woman, to reach the North Pole.

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!

Thursday, 06 August 2015 18:32

Harriette Thompson, 92 - Marathon Runner

Amazing Harriette Thompson, 92-year-old cancer survivor, just finished her 16th marathon!

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