Late Bloomers Prove It’s Never Too Late


102 year old Robert Marchand beats hour record for 100-plus category. Photo courtesy of Bluebird Care Ireland

Throughout history, people have made significant contributions to society, achieved a personal best or astounded others on their achievements even though they were a little older. These “late bloomers” have now been heralded in a unique timeline created by Bluebird Care Ireland, a home care company based in Ireland.

From Home the Greek, Charles Darwin, and Mark Twain,  to Julia Child, late bloomers have proven the best is yet to come.

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This timeline has been produced by Bluebird Care Ireland

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