Harriette Thompson


Age: 94

marathon runner who gained attention in 2015 at age 92 when she set a world-record finish at the San Diego Rock 'n' Roll Marathon with a time of 7 hours, 24 minutes, and 36 seconds, who ran her last race in a 5-kilometer (3.1 miles) event in Charlotte, North Carolina in August 2016.

Cause of Death: After a fall

Born: March 27, 1923

Died: October 16, 2017

Charlotte, North Carolina