World’s oldest man celebrates 114th birthday

Great Falls, Montana man, Walter Breuning attended an invitation-only birthday party on Tuesday afternoon at the Rainbow Retirement Community in downtown Great Falls.

He delivered a speech at the party that included Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer and representatives from Guinness World Records. Breuning was born on Sept. 21, 1896, in Melrose, Minn., and moved to Montana in 1918. He worked for the Great Northern Railway for 50 years. CSM

His wife, Agnes, died in 1957. The couple had no children.

UPDATE – Walter Breuning dies of natural causes April 15 2011.

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Walter Breuning in 2008

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5 Responses to World’s oldest man celebrates 114th birthday

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  2. osori

    September 22, 2010 at 1:20 pm

    Older than Mike?

    • Holte Ender

      September 22, 2010 at 2:11 pm

      Hard to believe Oso, but it’s true.

  3. fourdinners

    September 22, 2010 at 5:16 pm

    Wonder if he can drink voddy?

    Hey! I was born and adopted in 1957!!!…Maybe he did….

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