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.
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.
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!
Alice Porlock of Great Britain published her first book, Portrait of My Victorian Youth, when she was 102 years old.
At 75, cancer survivor Barbara Hillary became one of the oldest people, and the ﬁrst African-American woman, to reach the North Pole. http://barbarahillary.com/
In 2013, Diana Nyad, 64, became the first person to swim from Cuba to Florida without the aid of a shark cage!