Google Doodle Honors Oldest Pupil Maruge
Google Inc. on Monday featured the late Kimani Maruge on its homepage, posthumously celebrating his resolve to acquire formal education.
The customised doodle read: “11th anniversary of Kimani Maruge’s first day of school.”
A Google doodle is an artistic customisation of the logo on Google’s homepage that is meant to celebrate holidays, special events, and people.
Mr Maruge who died in 2009, enrolled in Standard One at Kapkenduiywo Primary School, Uasin Gishu, at the age of 84, becoming the world’s oldest pupil.