Shark Older Than Shakespeare? Here Are The Oldest Animals In The World

So old they hit puberty at an age of 150 yrs!

We are all drawn towards things that outdo themselves, don't we?

People like record-breaking athletes, the fastest swimmer in the world, tallest roller-coaster in the world and so on. We want to know about them, see how they did it and be amazed.

Similarly, in recent times, news emerged about a shark which is said to be the oldest vertebrate in the world. I was very curious, and obviously, I pried further. I also got interested in some other animals which were the oldest ones in their species.

And hence, we present you a compilation of some of the longest living or oldest animals that lived more than their expectant age.

Take a look...