World’s oldest couple

A wife and husband from Texas have been named the oldest couple in the world.

John and Charlotte Henderson share a combined age of 211. John is 106, and Charlotte 105.

The pair received the award from the Guinness Book of Records. 

The announcement comes just before the couple is due to celebrate their 80th wedding anniversary on December 15.  

When the couple tied the knot, it was during the Great Depression in 1939.

And the secret of a long life and happy marriage?

‘Live life in moderation and be cordial to your spouse,’ John told local media.

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hi
hi
1 year ago

wow awesome

mmmmmeeeeeeeee
mmmmmeeeeeeeee
1 year ago

wow

Anonymous
Anonymous
1 year ago

nice

Guest
Guest
1 year ago

mind blown that is awesome

Bruh
Bruh
1 year ago

wow! that is so cool

Anonymous
Anonymous
1 year ago

wow

Lyron
Lyron
6 months ago

THATS SO CRAZY!!!!!

tiana
tiana
6 months ago

what is the ladys last name before they got married
 

sisters4ever
sisters4ever
10 days ago

that is incredible!!!

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