|Birth Day||May 22, 1878|
|Age||141 YEARS OLD|
He set the record for the fastest sea voyage around the world, doing it in just 35 days. He held this traveling record for 13 years.
He joined the Royal Navy as a captain's servant in his youth, and he eventually became a lieutenant.
He also worked as a Broadway producer.
He married Hannah Hunt Mears.
The work of Jules Verne inspired his travels.