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103-year-old living through 2nd health pandemic of lifetime

Posted at 7:40 AM, Mar 08, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-08 11:48:52-05

Emil Hopner is one of the few people on earth living through a second health pandemic in one lifetime.

Hopner survived the Spanish Flu outbreak in 1918, the Holocaust, and now at 103 years old he just got his second COVID-19 shot.

"I thank god every day, at 103, I feel still in good shape because my wife takes care of me all the way. She's wonderful. A piece of gold." Hopner said.

He says he can't wait to go out to Sunday brunch with his wife and friends again