“The Most Interesting Man in the World” almost didn’t get the part. When told they were going with someone younger, his agent wisely said “How can the most interesting man in the world be young”. He got the part.
Japan’s first female photojournalist is still shooting at the age of 101.
In Japan, unmarried women in their late 20’s were called “Christmas Cakes” because “after the 25th they’re not good”.
A person’s perception of time tends to speed up with age.
Irene Bergman is the oldest woman on Wall Street at 100 years old she’s still managing money for clients.
The oldest person ever was a French woman who died in 1997 at 122 years old. One of her early memories includes selling colored pencils to Vincent Van Gogh.
In an international study that looked at age and happiness, people were their unhappiest at 46 years old.