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Ana Vela-Rubio
Ana Vela-Rubio
Birth: 29 October 1901
Puente Genil, Córdoba, Spain
Age:

115 years, 357 days

Country: ESP FlagESP
Validated

Ana Maria Vela-Rubio (born 29 October 1901) is a verified Spanish supercentenarian, who is at the age of 115 years, 357 days, the oldest living person in Spain, the oldest in Europe after the passing of Emma Morano on 15 April 2017, and overall the third-oldest in the world. She has been the oldest living person in Spain since the death of Francisca García Torres on 25 February 2014.

She is the oldest verified Spanish person ever.

Biography

Vela-Rubio was born on 29 October 1901 in Puente Genil, Cordoba, Spain. She was orphaned as a child.

Vela-Rubio worked in a food store in Malaga, Spain. In 1950, she moved to Barcelona with her partner. She never married her partner because her parents didn't approve of their relationship. They had four children - Carmelita (who died aged 10), Antonio, Ana, and Juan.

Vela-Rubio moved in to a nursing home in 2005. She suffers from dementia.

References


Spain's Oldest Living Person Titleholders (VE)

Josefa Salas Mateo • Policarpa Pérez Expósito • Josefa Llovet Llovet • Ramona Agudin • Antonia Diaz • Soledad Muñoz Rodríguez • Salustiano Claudio Álvarez López • Isabel Guijarro • Telesfora de la Torre-Mendizábal • Paulina García García-Lozano • Aurelio Diaz • A.L.M. • Galo Leoz-Ortin • Maria Antonia Castro • Maria del Carmen Lopez • Gregorio Merino-Calvo • Gabriela Izquierdo • F.M.M. • Antonio Urrea-Hernandez • María Esperanza Onieva • Joan Riudavets-Moll • Jorja Hernando • Victoriana Vázquez Barrero • Lucía Madaria-Vesga • Manuela Fernandez-Fojaco • Teresa Dosaigües Abella • Andresa Guerrero-Ortiz • Felipa Gutiérrez • Rosa Martínez • Francisco Fernandez • Francisca García Torres • Ana Vela-Rubio

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