101 years is a very long time…

My grandfather recently passed away. He was 101 years old.

I could only wish I live that long

I thought I would put some of that into perspective.


The Model T was produced in 1908, two years before he was born

The first commercial radio broadcast was in 1909, one year before he was born

The first TV broadcast was in 1928

ENIAC – the first US based electronic “computer” was built in 1945

1st Man on the moon in 1969

ARPANET (precursor to the Internet) made in 1969

and he even played with an iPad for his birthday.


WW 1 and 2

18 US presidents


Swing/Jazz, Blues, Rock, and Rap



4 Children

10 Grandchildren

12 Great Grandchildren


Oh the things I have to look forward to in my life.



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