The 100 / #99: Edward Newman

#99 Edward Newman Retired New York, USA

About Edward

Tell us a little bit about yourself:
When I was born I was very young. I’ve lived a long and fruitful life, so far. And I plan to live a little more!

What one thing are you most proud of in your 99 years so far?
Proud that I’ve lived this long, lasted this long and got along with everyone. And everyone’s my friend. And hopefully I’m theirs.

What one thing do you hope to do before you’re 100 years old?
Find out where these years went to, find out how they went by so fast

What do you feel is the most significant thing that has changed in the world during your lifetime?
Hitler’s demise.

What one piece of advice would you give your 10 year old self?
Live a little longer. Don’t do anything I wouldn’t do


Unfortunately, in September 2013, Edward Newman passed away. With permission of his family, we’ve posted a small tribute on the blog to Edward.

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