Thanks to longer life expectancies, around 13,000 people in Germany are currently one hundred years old or older. We get to know one of them, Erika Pohl from the western German town of Speyer.
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Few Europeans have heard of Momchilovtsi. But in China, the village conjures up images of mystery, wonder and longevity, having given its name to a kind of drinking yoghurt that is all the rage for Chinese consumers.
Zsa Zsa Gabor is a movie star for the ages. A refugee from the Nazis, the former Miss Hungary embodied the ultimate diva in both big and small roles. She died just a few weeks before her 100th birthday on February 6.
A former secretary to Nazi propaganda minister Joseph Goebbels has died, aged 106. Brunhilde Pomsel was one of the last remaining people who knew members of the Nazi leadership in person.
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