FANDOM


George Francis
George Francis
Birth: 6 June 1896
Louisiana, USA
Death: 27 December 2008
California, USA
Age: 112 years, 204 days
Country: USA FlagUSA
Validated
George Francis (6 June 1896 – 27 December 2008) was a validated American supercentenarian.

Biography

George Francis was born in Louisiana, USA, on 6 June 1896. He celebrated his 112th birthday in 2008.

George Francis died in California, USA, on 27 December 2008 aged 112 years, 204 days. He was succeeded as oldest man in the United States by Walter Breuning, who later succeeded Allingham as oldest in the world on 18 July 2009.

Francis was, at the time of his death, the oldest living man in the United States and joint 2nd oldest living man with the Englishman Henry Allingham. They were the longest-lived pair of men born the exact same day

References


United States' Oldest Living Man Titleholders (VE)

Charlie Nelson • Charlie Phillips • Mathew Beard • Joe Thomas • Alphaeus Philemon Cole • Alton Gilbert • James Wiggins • Frederick Frazier • Christian Mortensen • Johnson Parks • Walter Richardson • John Painter • John McMorran • Fred Hale • Earl Brush • Moses Hardy • Thomas Nelson • Antonio Pierro • George Francis • Walter Breuning • Shelby Harris • Salustiano Sanchez • Alexander Imich • Conrad Johnson • Wash Wesley • Felix Simoneaux • Frank Levingston • Clarence Matthews • Richard Overton • Henry Tseng