Emma Morano passed away on Saturday April 15, 2017. She was born November 29, 1899, making her 117 when she died and the last person from the 1800s. 117 years is 1,404 months, or 42,705 days, or 1,024,920 hours…
Think about all that she had seen in her life time, the birth of planes, cars, radios, TVs, phones, computers, internet, cell phones, etc… She lived through both world wars, saw the rise and fall of countless governments, witnessed a man walk on the moon, and a thousand other events to numerous to name.
Goodbye Emma Morano. Every century must in time pass the torch.