Polish-American man who, from April 2014 until his death in June 2014, was certified as the oldest living man in the world at age 111. He was a respected chemist and parapsychologist who served as the President of New York City's Anomalous Phenomena Research Center.
He fought the Bolsheviks as a member of the Polish military in 1918.
He dedicated his life to proving the existence of paranormal phenomena and edited the 1995 book Incredible Tales of the Paranormal.
His wife Wela died in 1986.
He succeeded Italy's Arturo Licata as the world's oldest man in April 2014.