Worcester’s Goldie Michelson is Oldest Person in America at 113
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
She took the title after Susannah Mushatt Jones passed away last week at 116 years of age.
Michelson will celebrate her 114th birthday in August.
The Michelson Theater on the Clark University campus is named after her.
The oldest person ever from the United States was Sarah Knauss at 119 years old. Knauss passed away on December 30, 1999.
Related Slideshow: U.S. Dept. of Education Ranks Worcester Colleges by Return on Investment
- Clark Names Jeffrey Gillooly as the Vice President for University Advancement
- Clark University to Break Ground on Alumni and Student Center
- Worcester’s Dawn Clark To Be Honored As an Unsung Heroine
- Clark University Ranked as Top 20 Entrepreneurial University in Country
- Clark Names Climate Expert Carr New Department Director
- Clark University to Hold Book and Author Dinner
- Clark University to Hold First Annual Week of Happiness
- Clark’s Professor Hanson Honored for Creativity in Geography
- Clark and WPI Pay 5 Times More to Worcester than Holy Cross and UMass Medical
- Lenny Clarke and Steve Sweeney to Headline Comedy Fest in Worcester
- Clark University to Host MLK Day Discussion Panel
- Clark University to Host Robert Moses as Part of President’s Lecture Series
- Clark University Launches Gluten-Free Dining Station
- Clark U. Ranked Among Schools That Give Students “Best Bang for Buck”
- Clark U. Professor Guides Parents of Gay/Lesbian Children in New Book
- Clark U. Ranked as One of Top Peace Corps Producing Schools in Country
- New York Times Bestseller, Naomi Klein, to Speak at Clark U.
- Senator Elizabeth Warren to Speak at Clark U. on March 14
- Clark University Buildings Being Heated by Waste Vegetable Oil
- Clark U. Professor Ross to Host Lecture on The Horrors of Sweatshops
- Former Clark U. President Bassett Honored by Worcester Education Collaborative
- Sen. Moore Holds Discussion on Higher Education With Clark U. Students
- “Moral Injuries of War” Lecture to be Held at Clark U.
- Clark Explores the Relationship Between Worcester’s U.S. and Foreign Born Residents
- Clark University and Councilman King Celebrate Youth Worker Training Institute 2016 Graduation