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Video: 91-Year-Old Frances Gabe Bungee Jumps on Birthday

| by Michael Allen

To celebrate her 91st birthday at the California Big Fresno Fair, Frances Gabe bungee jumped to cheers of "Go granny go!" The jump marked the seventh time Gabe has bungeed at the fair. She began the tradition on her 82nd birthday after beating colon cancer.

Gabe admitted that she gets the jitters before jumping: "I get so nervous because so many people are watching. I think (KFSN) Channel 30 has made a celebrity out of me."

Gabe added that she plans to bungee jump again for her 92nd birthday.