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Hundreds of Birthday Cards for 105-Year-Old Man
CEDAR RAPIDS (CBS 2/FOX 28) --
Hundreds of generous viewers have made an Eastern Iowa man's birthday unforgettable.
Ivan Sutton turned 105 years old on February 4th.
His family and friends have been asking people around the world to send birthday cards to him to help celebrate.
The goal was 105 cards or one for each year Sutton has been alive.
By yesterday, Sutton had received 784 cards from four different countries, including the United States, Canada, Germany, and Japan.
Sutton tells CBS 2/FOX 28 News it was unbelievable to have gotten so many birthday wishes.