- Jim Downing
- 102: 176 year(s):day(s)
- United States (Colorado Springs)
The oldest male author is Jim Downing (USA) (b. 22 August 1913), who was 102 years and 176 days when the final draft of his book The Other Side of Infamy was accepted for publication, in Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA, on 15 February 2016.
Jim Downing is the second oldest living survivor of Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor on 7 December 1941, and this book was published by NavPress in 2016.