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Henry Allingham

Henry William Allingham (6 June 1896 – 18 July 2009) was a British supercentenarian, the oldest British man ever, First World War veteran and, for one month, the verified oldest living man in the world. He is also the second-oldest military veteran ever and, at the time of his death, he was the 12th-verified oldest man of all time.

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When I was born, the speed limit was two miles an hour. They'd only just repealed the law where a ma ...

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Seeing the funny side of life is useful, and I've always had a sense of humour.

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How have I lived so long? I never worried. In the '20s, there were millions of men out of work. You ...

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I've only ever kissed one girl: my Dorothy. We met in 1915 and married in 1918. She died in 1970.

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I had 53 years of happy marriage and two daughters. These were the best things that happened in my l ...

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