As of 2014, the oldest quarterback in NFL history is George Blanda, who played between 1949 and 1975 until the age of 48. George Blanda began his NFL career as a 12th-round draft pick by the Chicago Bears; he stayed with the Bears until 1958.
According to an article published by the New York Post, a woman named Leandra Becerra Lumbreras is unofficially recognized as the oldest living human being in the world, living to the age of 127 as of August 31, 2014. Her claim is supported by being able to recite accou...
The exact oldest country in the world is difficult to determine; however, three countries are typically listed as being among the oldest countries: China, Japan and San Marino. While many empires existed in ancient times, such as Rome, Egypt and Iran, their societies we...
Jeanne Calment was the oldest verified person in the world as of 2014, according to the New York Times. Calment died of natural causes at age 122 in 1997.
The most popular board games ever sold include chess, checkers, Monopoly and Scrabble. Other best-selling board games of all time include backgammon, Clue, Othello, Trivial Pursuit, Risk and Pictionary.
Greco-Roman wrestling is considered the oldest sport that is still practiced in the world today. This form of competitive sport dates back as far as 3000 B.C.
The world's oldest car is the steam-powered De Dion-Bouton et Trepardoux Dos-a-Dos Runabout. It was built in 1884 in France.