Inspirational Elder 105 Year Old Jessie Jordan talks about life on the other side of 100 and what is important in life. Her friends and family and even a hockey legend come to her home to help celebrate her big day.

Inspirational elder Besse Cooper is recognized by Guinness World book of records as the world’s oldest living woman. A former teacher, she was born in 1896.

There are plenty of contenders for the oldest person in the world. It all depends on the criteria used. However the Guinness World book of records has an authority like no other, and according to them, the oldest man in the world is Henry Allingham, a first world war veteran. He certainly qualifies as an Inspirational Elder.