Sonia Pressman Fuentes founded the National Organization for Women in 1966. Now at 93, she is still fighting for women’s rights and against social injustice.
All Rock Stars of Aging Stories
Thomas McClary, founder of the legendary band, the Commodores, knows about life’s highs and lows. Despite adversity, from segregation to a lawsuit, he looks for ways to lift others up.
Rolling Stones, James Taylor, ZZ Top among iconic rock bands touring in 2021, proving staying power and popularity of older musicians.
A 79-year-old grandmother, who goes by the alias WowGrandma78, is shattering existing stereotypes and changing the way thousands of people look at online gamers.
At 71 Quin Bommelje made it to the semifinals of the hit NBC-TV show “America’s Got Talent.” Three years later she’s as motivated as ever.
Myrt Rose, 85, says family trips in the 1940s sparked a lifetime passion for adventure that included everything from wing walking to diving for treasure. Meet this fearless Floridian.
In 1965, Dr. Ford blazed a path to develop the first nurse practitioner program. Thanks to Ford’s persistence, there are now over 325,000 licensed nurse practitioners in the United States today.
Discover how George Diaz decided to commemorate his 65th birthday with a rush of adrenaline.
Miami-based photographer George Kamper shows how he’s using creativity — and a really large inflatable ball to maintain his sanity in these trying times.
We all mourn our losses in different ways. When Johnnie Dimas, a 95-year-old World War II veteran, lost his wife of 67 years, he went on a journey of discovery, honoring her memory.
In honor of Veterans Day, Art Shaffer recounts his recent tandem jump with 99 year-old, former paratrooper Jim “Pee Wee” Martin.
Barbara Beskind smashes stereotypes every time she goes to work. At 94, she is by far the oldest member of the world-famous, human-centered design team IDEO in Silicon Valley. Some of IDEO’s designs include Apple’s first mouse and the Pilates machine. Many of Beskind’s co-workers are 60 or even 70 years younger, but they’re soaking up her life experiences.