1. "93-year-old bachelor finally marries" <http://news.com.au/common/story_page/0,4057,9949887^13762,00.html> "After years of waiting for the right woman, a 93-year-old bachelor in remote north-eastern India pronounced himself a happy man this week after wedding his 63-year-old landlady" 2. "94-year-old peer passes driving test" <http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk_politics/3084177.stm> "At 94-years-old, Lord Renton has become one of the oldest people in Britain to pass the driving test for the first time" 3. "Kenyan grandad joins primary school at 84" <http://www.abc.net.au/news/newsitems/s1024980.htm> "An 84-year-old Kenyan grandfather has joined primary school to learn to read after the government introduced free primary education last year" 4. "Man, 87, takes on university degree" <http://www.ananova.com/news/story/sm_1025017.html> "An 87-year-old man is starting a degree in Ecological and Environment Protection at a university in Romania" 5. "Woman earns diploma at age 90" <http://cnews.canoe.ca/CNEWS/WeirdNews/2004/05/26/473320-ap.html> "So after outliving three husbands and letting seven decades pass since her last high school class, Babson decided a few years ago it was time to go back to school" 6. "Pensioner, 91, called up for army" <http://www.ananova.com/news/story/sm_853111.html> "Army spokesman Colonel Alexander Barthou said the letter had been supposed to go to an 18-year-old, also from Bad Ischl, with the same name" 7. "Grandmother trading baking cookies for combat" <http://www.politicalpuzzle.org/archives/000234.php> "56-year-old reservist being called to active duty for first time" 8. "101-year-old man parachutes into record books" <http://www.wftv.com/news/3424706/detail.html> "A 101-year-old man is believed to be the world's oldest skydiver after he accepted a dare from friends and jumped out of an airplane Wednesday at nearly 10,000 feet"
Wednesday, July 21, 2004
Posted by Bruno at 8:31am