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World's Oldest Man Celebrates His Bar Mitzvah 100 Years Late


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- 924 days ago - npr.org
Yisrael Kristal sitting in his home in Haifa. Israel. Kristal is a Holocaust survivor and the world's oldest man, according to Guinness World Records. He celebrated his long-delayed bar mitzvah this week at the age of 113.



   

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Animae C (508)
Thursday October 6, 2016, 6:55 pm
Blessed Be Yisrael Kristal!
 

Darren Woolsey (218)
Thursday October 6, 2016, 11:44 pm
Splendid and shared over social media.
 

Arild Gone for now (174)
Friday October 7, 2016, 7:23 am
TY Cal.
 

Walter F (128)
Friday October 7, 2016, 4:56 pm
A grand old man .Be proud of him Yisrael Yasher ko'akh
 

Suzanne L (89)
Friday October 7, 2016, 9:23 pm
How wonderful.
 

Hugh Smith (112)
Saturday October 8, 2016, 1:34 am
Amazing.
 

Marianne R (78)
Saturday October 8, 2016, 6:35 am
Noted
 

Dawnie W (250)
Saturday October 8, 2016, 10:43 pm




What a endearing story of a beautiful old man who has weathered the storms of life and suffered greatly at the hands of murderous lunatic thugs. And now finally all his dreams for a celebration of coming of age have come true and he has made it and celebrated with his extended family. Bravo and three cheers for this lovely man. God Bless him and may he enjoy the rest of his days in peace and with love abundant.❤️




Thanking you kindly Cal for sharing this story❤️.





💕💛ღ❤️Ƹ̵̡Ӝ̵̨̄Ʒ💕♥L💜ve, Hugs and Peace go with you all♥💕Ƹ̵̡Ӝ̵̨̄Ʒ❤️ღ💛💕
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday October 9, 2016, 6:01 am
The witness of human foolishness
 

Cyn F (137)
Sunday October 9, 2016, 8:20 am
Thanks for sharing the story of the world's oldest man
 

Roberto MARINI (88)
Sunday October 9, 2016, 8:24 am
Congratulations
 

Joanne Dixon (37)
Sunday October 9, 2016, 12:50 pm
How nice - finally!
 

David C (78)
Sunday October 9, 2016, 1:08 pm
thanks, congrats
 

Knud Thirup (53)
Sunday October 9, 2016, 1:57 pm
Congrats
 

Kate K (215)
Sunday October 9, 2016, 2:02 pm
Mazel tov Yisroel Kristal! Not as old but my father had his bar mitzvah when he was 80 or 85-i can't remember which.
 

Colleen L (3)
Sunday October 9, 2016, 2:30 pm
Congrats to him. Thanks Cal
 

Philippa Powers (10)
Monday October 10, 2016, 2:09 am
So heartwarming. I'm glad he was able to finally celebrate. Good on him!
 

Margie FOURIE (148)
Monday October 10, 2016, 10:18 am
So glad for him.
 

Roger G (148)
Monday October 10, 2016, 1:14 pm
noted, thanks
 

Lenore K (0)
Wednesday October 12, 2016, 2:54 pm
ok
 

Winn A (179)
Monday October 24, 2016, 6:42 am
Congratulations!!! It's never too late . . . . . . . . . .
 

Martin H (8)
Monday December 24, 2018, 4:25 pm
Very nice. Thank you, AWAY AWHI
 
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