Irene Dunham

Date of birth: 16 December 1907
Age as of 27 August 2019: 111 years, 254 days

Irene Dunham is an American supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group. She is a survivor of the 1927 Bath School Bombing, having not attended school on the day of the disaster.

Dunham's husband Laurits died in 1972. They had at least two sons, one of whom is deceased. Dunham has nine grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren, and 23 great-great-grandchildren. She survived a bout of colon cancer, surprising her doctors. Dunham has lived in Lansing, Michigan, for more than 80 years. She lives independently, can walk with the aid of a walker, and still holds a driver’s license. She became a supercentenarian in December 2017.
Country: USA