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It’s This Vet’s 101st Birthday And He Has Worked The Same Job For 73 Years!

August 20, 2014

In today’s millennial “immeditate gratification” generation, this is a rare sight.

Aside from a stint fighting in WWII, Herman Goldman has worked at the same New Jersey store for 73 YEARS!!

He still drives to work every day fixing items for sale a the store….AMAZING!


EAST HANOVER  — Herman “Hy” Goldman turned 101 this weekend and won’t quit after 73 years working at the same New Jersey job.

Goldman still shows up four days a week at light fixtures company Capitol Lighting in East Hanover. His co-workers celebrated his birthday with him on Monday.

Aside from a brief absence to serve in the U.S. Army in World War II, Goldman has worked at Capitol Lighting since 1941. The store says he was first hired to sell items and stock and clean the displays.