Who says technology is just for the millennial generation? Certainly not Florence Detlor, who, at 101 years old, has been named Facebook's oldest user.
Detlor, who has 1,425 online friends, just made a couple of new ones: Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and COO Sheryl Sandberg.
The Menlo Park, California, resident has gained popularity across various media platforms, including on Jay Leno's show and on National Public Radio, which she considers the reason for her invitation to the social network headquarters.
"They just called one day and said they wanted me to go to meet Facebook," Detlor told ABC News.
Zuckerberg and Sandberg gave Detlor a personal tour of the campus on Monday, which will soon get an expansion designed by world-renowned architect Frank Gehry.
The 28-year-old entrepreneur left an impression on Detlor, who said she was dazzled by Zuckerberg's imagination and efforts, calling him a busy person, and one gracious enough to come speak with her. Guided through the building in her own wheelchair – "so I'd be comfortable," she said – her escorts led her to a section of the building where Zuckerberg's office is, "and a whole bunch of computer people," she told ABC News.
The social network was glad to have the visitor, judging by Sandberg's Facebook wall post: a photo of her with Detlor, and the caption "Honored to meet Florence Detlor, who at 101 years old is the oldest registered Facebook user. Thank you for visiting us Florence!"
The photo (above) has been "liked" by more than 7,200 people.
Though ABC News provides no insight into how tech-savvy Detlor is, the news outlet reported that the centenarian logs on to Facebook every day, "although I missed two days and had about 300 messages," Detlor said. "That many people wanted to be my friend. I better not let a day go by."
Detlor joined the social network in August 2009, mostly out of interest in keeping up with the latest trends – she likes to know what's new with Apple's iPad line-up.
Three years later, Detlor is staying in touch with family and making new friends around the world.
"I just got [a message] last night from Asia," she told ABC News. "Oh, and India. They're participating in the world in a whole different way, and that's fascinating to read where they're from."