Walter Breuning

About Walter Breuning

Birth Day: September 21, 1896
Birth Place: Melrose, MN
Died On: Apr 14, 2011 (age 114)
Birth Sign: Virgo

Walter Breuning Net Worth

Walter Breuning was bornon September 21, 1896 in Melrose, MN. Remembered for being one of the oldest living people, this Minnesota-born supercentenarian died five months short of his 115th birthday. He became one of the world's longest-living human beings in spite of decades of cigar smoking and a colon cancer bout in his sixties. 
Walter Breuning is a member of Supercentenarian

💰 Net worth: 2.7 billion

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About

Remembered for being one of the oldest living people, this Minnesota-born Supercentenarian died five months short of his 115th birthday. He became one of the world's longest-living human beings in spite of decades of cigar smoking and a colon cancer bout in his sixties. 

Before Fame

At the age of seventeen, he began a nearly sixty-year career with the Great Northern Railway.

Trivia

For the last thirty years of his life, he lived in a retirement home in Great Falls, Montana.

Family Life

His first marriage, to Agnes Twokey Breuning, lasted from 1922 until her death in 1957. He also outlived his second wife, Margaret Vanest Breuning.

Associated With

In 2009, at the age of 112, he appeared on a special segment of the News Hour with Jim Lehrer, discussing the current political climate and comparing it to the world of his younger years, in which he voted for Woodrow Wilson and lived through The Great Depression.