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Day: December 16, 2005

Happy 116th!

Happy 116th!

There are many ways to get into the Guiness Book of World Records. Maria Esther de Capovilla made it by becoming the oldest person on Earth. On December 9th, it was confirmed and she’s now recognized by Guiness. She beats Emiliano Mercado Del Toro, of Puerto Rico, who is 114 (he’s listed as the oldest man) and she stole the title from Elizabeth Bolden of the US who is a mere 115. Born in 1889 in Ecuador, widowed in 1949,…

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