Desolina Fanti on her 108th birthday.
|Birth:||31 May 1907|
Nogent-l'Artaud, Aisne, Hauts-de-France, France
110 years, 145 days
Desolina Fanti-Zirri (née Fanti) (born 31 May 1907) is a French-Italian supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG). She is currently the 12th-oldest known living person in Italy.
Desolina Fanti was born on 31 May 1907 in Nogent-l'Artaud, Hauts-de-France, France. She moved to Italy with her family when she was a child. She later married a man with the surname Zirri.
Throughout her life, Desolina had a passion for football, and attended games at the Stadio Ennio Tardini for over 90 years. Her favourite colour is pink, she loves to play bingo, and also reads the Gazzetta di Parma every morning as of her 108th birthday.
Desolina Fanti currently lives in Parma, Emilia-Romagna, Italy, at the age of 110 years, 145 days. As of 23 October 2017, she is the fourth-oldest person in Emilia-Romagna, Italy.
- Desolina, la lady in rosa 108 anni e non sentirli La Gazzetta di Parma
- Confirmed alive at 110 by Italian GRG correspondents