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World's oldest man marks 114th bday in Mont.

September 21, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
A Montana resident believed to be the world's oldest man is celebrating his 114th birthday.Walter Breuning is expected to have cake and give a speech at an invitation-only birthday party on Tuesday afternoon at the Rainbow Retirement Community in downtown Great Falls.

Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer and representatives from Guinness World Records are expected to attend the celebration.

Breuning was born on Sept. 21, 1896, in Melrose, Minn., and moved to Montana in 1918. He worked for the Great Northern Railway for 50 years.

His wife, Agnes, died in 1957. The couple did not have any children.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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