- Donald Clarence James
- 69:193 year(s):day(s)
- Canada (Toronto)
The longest living quadriplegic is Donald Clarence James (Canada, b. 12 August 1933), who was paralysed on 11 August 1951 and has been paralysed for 69 years and 193 days, as verified on 19 February 2021.
Donald James was paralysed at the age of 17 as a result of a diving accident and is currently enjoying retired life with family and friends.