What is the oldest anyone has lived to be in history?

Answer The oldest person ever in history was Jeanne Calment of France. Calment lived to be 122 years and 164 days old. She was born on February 21, 1875, and passed away on August 4, 1997. She is currentl... Read More »

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What is the oldest known human fossil?

The oldest known human fossil is nicknamed "Ardi" and is believed to be 4.4 million years old, according to a 2009 National Geographic article. "Ardi" was discovered in Ethiopia's Afar desert. "Ard... Read More »

When was the oldest human skeleton discovered?

The oldest human skeleton was discovered in 1994 in Ethiopia. As of 2010, over 120 pieces of the skeleton have been recovered. Nicknamed Ardi, this female was thought to be about 4 feet tall and li... Read More »

Who is the world's oldest human orphan?

I can only fill you in on the requirements of my state (KY), but I'm sure they are similar in most states. First there are a couple of avenues you can go about adoption. You can work with your stat... Read More »