Items tagged with Anna Stoehr

A person lying about their age is hardly newsworthy -- we've all done it at some point or another, and if you haven't, someday you will -- but when that person is 113 years old and fibs about her date of birth in order to sign up for Facebook, well, that's a different story. For as brilliant as Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg is, along with his team of talented engineers, not one of them figured that anyone born before 1905 and still living would be interested in signing up for the social network. They were wrong. Anna Stoehr, born on October 15, 1900, near Manning, Iowa, will celebrate her 114th birthday in just a couple of days. She now lives in Minnesota and is the state's oldest resident.... Read more...