Famous figures who lived to 100 and beyond
Meet the celebrity centenarians
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Time is almost never on our side, and seems to continuously run out before our eyes. That’s why we as a species chase longevity. We seek it out through technology or medical advancements or spirituality—or just lying! Still, prolonged life remains elusive. Except for the lucky few who keep kicking right into (and past) the centenarian club.
There are numerous famous people who have lived to 100 years and beyond, and that number will probably increase as the years go on and we perfect the art of living even further. But first, let’s see which stars of recent history have achieved the century-old feat. Click through to find out.
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