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This page contains lists regarding verified European supercentenarians. The oldest European person ever was Jeanne Calment (1875–1997) of France, who died at the age of 122 years, 164 days. The oldest male European ever was Joan Riudavets (1889–2004) who died at the age of 114 years, 81 days.

The oldest living European since the death of Italian woman Maria Redaelli on 2 April 2013 is Emma Morano (born 29 November 1899), also of Italy.

The oldest living man in Europe since the death of Englishman Harold Bracher on 13 April 2016 is Spaniard Francisco Nunez Olivera (born 13 December 1904).

Living European supercentenarians

      Verified [1]       Unverifed

Rank Name Sex Birth date Age Country of
residence
1 Emma Morano F 29 Nov 1899

117 years, 120 days

ITA Flag ITA
2 Ana Vela-Rubio F 29 Oct 1901

115 years, 151 days

ESP FlagESP
3 Marie-Josephine Gaudette (b.USA FlagUSA) F 25 Mar 1902

115 years, 4 days

ITA Flag ITA
4 Giuseppina Projetto F 30 May 1902

114 years, 303 days

ITA Flag ITA
5 Maria Giuseppa Robucci F 20 Mar 1903

114 years, 9 days

ITA Flag ITA
6 Honorine Rondello F 28 July 1903

113 years, 244 days

FRA FlagFRA
Magdalena Oliver Gabarro F 31 Oct 1903

113 years, 149 days

ESP FlagESP
7 Lucile Randon F 11 Feb 1904

113 years, 47 days

FRA FlagFRA
8 Bessie Camm F 20 June 1904

112 years, 282 days

UK Flag UK
9 Huguette Masson F 27 June 1904

112 years, 275 days

FRA FlagFRA
10 Olive Boar F 29 Sept 1904

112 years, 181 days

UK Flag UK
11 Ilse Weiszfeld (b.AUT FlagAUT) F 16 Oct 1904

112 years, 164 days

FRA FlagFRA
Marie-Antoinette Radix F 7 Dec 1904

112 years, 112 days

FRA FlagFRA
Francisco Nunez Olivera M 13 Dec 1904

112 years, 106 days

ESP FlagESP
Avelina Mouzo Leis F 24 Dec 1904

112 years, 95 days

ESP FlagESP
Jeanne Bot F 14 Jan 1905

112 years, 75 days

FRA FlagFRA
Mathilde Lartigue F 24 Mar 1905

112 years, 5 days

FRA FlagFRA
Madeleine Ragon F 27 Mar 1905

112 years, 2 days

FRA FlagFRA
Suzana Correa Conceicao Silva F 23 Apr 1905

111 years, 340 days

POR FlagPOR
Anna Maria Rosati F 4 May 1905

111 years, 329 days

ITA Flag ITA
Alice Ducat F 8 May 1905

111 years, 325 days

UK Flag UK
Marcelle Adda F 3 Jun 1905

111 years, 299 days

FRA FlagFRA
Eugenie Raffy F 13 Jul 1905

111 years, 259 days

FRA FlagFRA
Elia Concari F 14 Jul 1905

111 years, 258 days

ITA Flag ITA
Geertje Kuijntjes F 19 Jul 1905

111 years, 253 days

NED FlagNED
Anonymous F 6 Aug 1905

111 years, 235 days

FRA FlagFRA
Gustav Gerneth (b.POL FlagPOL) M 15 Oct 1905

111 years, 165 days

GER FlagGER
Mariannina Genovese F 15 Oct 1905

111 years, 165 days

ITA Flag ITA
Jadwiga Szubartowicz F 16 Oct 1905

111 years, 164 days

POL FlagPOL
Diega Cammalleri F 23 Oct 1905

111 years, 157 days

ITA Flag ITA
Valerio Piroddi M 13 Nov 1905

111 years, 136 days

ITA Flag ITA
Isabelle Boizeau F 18 Nov 1905

111 years, 131 days

FRA FlagFRA
Maria Zaccaria F 24 Nov 1905

111 years, 125 days

FRA FlagFRA
Edelgard Huber von Gersdorff F 7 Dec 1905

111 years, 112 days

GER FlagGER
Pauline Raissle F 16 Dec 1905

111 years, 103 days

GER FlagGER
Elisabeth Hamm F 4 Jan 1906

111 years, 85 days

GER FlagGER
Ellen Brandenborg F 7 Jan 1906

111 years, 82 days

DEN FlagDEN
Guerina Amedei F 31 Jan 1906

111 years, 58 days

ITA Flag ITA
Marguerite Duperray F 12 Feb 1906

111 years, 46 days

FRA FlagFRA
Benvinda Marques Matias F 15 Feb 1906

111 years, 43 days

POR FlagPOR
Josefa Alvarez Rodríguez F 16 Feb 1906

111 years, 42 days

ESP FlagESP
Andree Roy F 23 Feb 1906

111 years, 35 days

FRA FlagFRA
Therese Fenners F 8 Mar 1906

111 years, 21 days

GER FlagGER
Anna Benericetti F 22 Mar 1906

111 years, 7 days

ITA Flag ITA
Vi Malin F 23 Mar 1906

111 years, 6 days

UK Flag UK
Jeanne Lara (b.ESP FlagESP) F 1 Apr 1906

110 years, 362 days

FRA FlagFRA
Jane (Jean) Webster F 17 Apr 1906

110 years, 346 days

UK Flag UK
Teresa Gauchia Simo F 18 May 1906

110 years, 315 days

ESP FlagESP
Consuelo Fuentes Aranda F 25 May 1906

110 years, 308 days

ESP FlagESP
Tekla Juniewicz (b.UKR FlagUKR) F 10 June 1906

110 years, 292 days

POL FlagPOL
Nanny Halvardsson F 2 July 1906

110 years, 270 days

SWE FlagSWE
Anna Brasz-Later F 16 July 1906

110 years, 256 days

NED FlagNED
Marie-Louise Taterode F 17 July 1906

110 years, 255 days

FRA FlagFRA
Emilienne Waquet F 31 July 1906

110 years, 241 days

FRA FlagFRA
Elisabeth Trankner F 11 Aug 1906

110 years, 230 days

GER FlagGER
Josefa Santos Gonzalez F 7 Sept 1906

110 years, 203 days

ESP FlagESP
Grace Jones F 16 Sept 1906

110 years, 194 days

UK Flag UK
Marta Mattsson F 20 Sept 1906

110 years, 190 days

SWE FlagSWE
Rosalia Bona F 22 Sept 1906

110 years, 188 days

ITA Flag ITA
Margit Kovacs Dezsone F 25 Sept 1906

110 years, 185 days

HUN FlagHUN
Ilse Beck F 5 Oct 1906

110 years, 175 days

GER FlagGER
Marie Dorval F 5 Oct 1906

110 years, 175 days

FRA FlagFRA
Ella Neumann F 9 Oct 1906

110 years, 171 days

GER FlagGER
Rosina Paesan F 14 Oct 1906

110 years, 166 days

ITA Flag ITA
Marthe Linteau F 15 Oct 1906

110 years, 165 days

FRA FlagFRA
Renata Bianchi F 16 Oct 1906

110 years, 164 days

ITA Flag ITA
Carmela Velardi F 22 Oct 1906

110 years, 158 days

ITA Flag ITA
Valentine Ligny F 22 Oct 1906

110 years, 158 days

FRA FlagFRA
Marie Dhauyre F 27 Oct 1906

110 years, 153 days

FRA FlagFRA
Yvonne Guillaumin F 28 Oct 1906

110 years, 152 days

FRA FlagFRA
Elise Cambar F 2 Nov 1906

110 years, 147 days

FRA FlagFRA
Lydia Smuda F 6 Nov 1906

110 years, 143 days

GER FlagGER
Fernande Everaert-De Raeve F 3 Dec 1906

110 years, 116 days

BEL FlagBEL
Ivy Cook F 8 Dec 1906

110 years, 111 days

UK Flag UK
Aenne Stockhorst F 20 Dec 1906

110 years, 99 days

GER FlagGER
Adma Tura (b.LBN FlagLBN) F 25 Dec 1906

110 years, 94 days

FRA FlagFRA
Generosa Sales Ferreres F 4 Jan 1907

110 years, 84 days

ESP FlagESP
Dolors Moret Ferriol F 10 Jan 1907

110 years, 78 days

ESP FlagESP
Elisabeth Frenoy F 7 Feb 1907

110 years, 50 days

FRA FlagFRA
Francesca Nato F 10 Feb 1907

110 years, 47 days

ITA Flag ITA
Rosalba Castro Bello F 15 Feb 1907

110 years, 42 days

ESP FlagESP
Christine Hoscheid F 16 Feb 1907

110 years, 41 days

GER FlagGER
Alma Bellotti F 20 Feb 1907

110 years, 37 days

ITA Flag ITA
Teresa Solans Ferrer F 25 Feb 1907

110 years, 32 days

ESP FlagESP

Top 25 oldest European supercentenarians

      Deceased (verified)       Living (verified)

Rank Name Sex Birth Death Age Country
1 Jeanne Calment F 21 Feb 18754 Aug 1997 122 years, 164 days FRA FlagFRA
2 Emma Morano F 29 Nov 1899Living

117 years, 120 days

ITA Flag ITA
3 Charlotte Hughes F 1 Aug 187717 Mar 1993 115 years, 228 days UK Flag UK
4 Ana Vela-Rubio F 29 Oct 1901Living

115 years, 151 days

ESP FlagESP
5 Maria de Jesus F 10 Sept 18932 Jan 2009 115 years, 114 days POR FlagPOR
6 Hendrikje van Andel-Schipper F 29 June 189030 Aug 2005 115 years, 62 days NED FlagNED
7 Marie Bremont F 25 Apr 18866 June 2001 115 years, 42 days FRA FlagFRA
8 Annie Jennings F 12 Nov 188420 Nov 1999 115 years, 8 days UK Flag UK
9 Eva Morris F 8 Nov 18852 Nov 2000 114 years, 360 days UK Flag UK
10 Marie-Josephine Gaudette (b.USA FlagUSA) F 25 Mar 1902Living

115 years, 4 days

ITA Flag ITA
11 Giuseppina Projetto F 30 May 1902Living

114 years, 303 days

ITA Flag ITA
12 Maria do Couto Maia-Lopes F 24 Oct 189025 July 2005 114 years, 274 days POR FlagPOR
13 Venere Pizzinato-Papo F 23 Nov 18962 Aug 2011 114 years, 252 days ITA Flag ITA
14 Ethel Lang F 27 May 190015 Jan 2015 114 years, 233 days UK Flag UK
15 Maria Antonia Castro F 10 June 188116 Jan 1996 114 years, 220 days ESP FlagESP
16 Anna Eliza Williams F 2 June 187327 Dec 1987 114 years, 208 days UK Flag UK
17 Lydie Vellard F 18 Mar 187517 Sept 1989 114 years, 183 days FRA FlagFRA
18 Camille Loiseau F 13 Feb 189212 Aug 2006 114 years, 180 days FRA FlagFRA
19 Anne Primout (b.ALG FlagALG) F 5 Oct 189026 Mar 2005 114 years, 172 days FRA FlagFRA
20 Lucy Jane Askew F 8 Sept 18839 Dec 1997 114 years, 92 days UK Flag UK
21 Maria del Carmen Lopez F 3 April 18833 July 1997 114 years, 91 days ESP FlagESP
22 Joan Riudavets-Moll M 15 Dec 18895 Mar 2004 114 years, 81 days ESP FlagESP
23 Florrie Baldwin F 31 Mar 18968 May 2010 114 years, 38 days UK Flag UK
24 Amy Hulmes F 5 Oct 188727 Oct 2001 114 years, 22 days UK Flag UK
25 Marie-Therese Bardet F 2 June 18988 June 2012 114 years, 6 days FRA FlagFRA
26 Virginia Dighero-Zolezzi F 24 Dec 189128 Dec 2005 114 years, 4 days ITA Flag ITA

Chronological list of the oldest living person in Europe since 1962

      Verified / Under 110       Living

From To Name Sex Age when
oldest
Lifespan Country
of death
 ? 19 Sept 1962 Ella Ille Rentel F  ? – 110 19 May 1852 – 19 Sept 1962
110 years, 123 days
GER FlagGER
19 Sept 1962 17 Feb 1963
(151 days)
Lovisa Svensson F 108–109 20 Nov 1853 – 17 Feb 1963
109 years, 89 days
SWE FlagSWE
17 Feb 1963 8 Oct 1963
(233 days)
Ellen Dart F 108 1 Nov 1854 – 8 Oct 1963
108 years, 341 days
UK Flag UK
8 Oct 1963 6 Mar 1965
(1 yr, 149 days)
Elizabeth Kensley F 108–109 12 May 1855 – 6 Mar 1965
109 years, 298 days
UK Flag UK
6 Mar 1965 24 July 1965
(140 days)
Auguste Pahl F 109 23 Nov 1855 – 24 July 1965
109 years, 243 days
GER FlagGER
24 July 1965 10 Jan 1966
(170 days)
Hannah Smith F 109–110 7 Jan 1856 – 10 Jan 1966
110 years, 3 days
UK Flag UK
10 Jan 1966 21 Mar 1968
(2 yrs, 71 days)
John Mosly Turner M 109–111 15 June 1856 – 21 Mar 1968
111 years, 280 days
UK Flag UK
21 Mar 1968 4 May 1969
(1 yr, 44 days)
Marie Bernatkova F 110–111 22 Oct 1857 – 4 May 1969
111 years, 194 days
CZE FlagCZE
4 May 1969 11 Jan 1970
(252 days)
Ada Roe F 111 6 Feb 1858 – 11 Jan 1970
111 years, 339 days
UK Flag UK
11 Jan 1970 27 Feb 1973
(3 yrs, 47 days)
Josefa Salas Mateo F 109–112 14 July 1860 – 27 Feb 1973
112 years, 228 days
ESP FlagESP
27 Feb 1973 18 Aug 1973
(172 days)
Alice Stevenson F 111–112 10 July 1861 – 18 Aug 1973
112 years, 39 days
UK Flag UK
18 Aug 1973 31 Oct 1973
(74 days)
Elizabeth Watkins F 110 10 Mar 1863 – 31 Oct 1973
110 years, 235 days
UK Flag UK
31 Oct 1973 9 Mar 1974
(129 days)
Frederick Butterfield M 109–110 28 Feb 1864 – 9 Mar 1974
110 years, 9 days
UK Flag UK
9 Mar 1974 24 Dec 1975
(1 yr, 290 days)
Rose Heeley F 109–111 25 Aug 1864 – 24 Dec 1975
111 years, 121 days
UK Flag UK
24 Dec 1975 25 Apr 1978
(2 yrs, 122 days)
Marie-Virginie Duhem F 109–111 2 Aug 1866 – 25 Apr 1978
111 years, 266 days
FRA FlagFRA
25 Apr 1978 5 Feb 1979
(286 days)
Katharina Braun F 110–111 23 Sept 1867 – 5 Feb 1979
111 years, 135 days
GER FlagGER
5 Feb 1979 14 Apr 1979
(68 days)
Frederique Noel F 109–110 10 June 1868 – 14 Apr 1979
110 years, 308 days
FRA FlagFRA
14 Apr 1979 20 Oct 1980
(1 yr, 189 days)
Florence Pannell F 110–111 26 Dec 1868 – 20 Oct 1980
111 years, 299 days
UK Flag UK
20 Oct 1980 8 Mar 1981
(139 days)
Augustine Tessier F 111–112 2 Jan 1869 – 8 Mar 1981
112 years, 65 days
FRA FlagFRA
8 Mar 1981 5 Jan 1982
(303 days)
Janetta Thomas F 111–112 2 Dec 1869 – 5 Jan 1982
112 years, 34 days
UK Flag UK
5 Jan 1982 9 Oct 1982
(277 days)
Alice Brewster F 110–111 16 Sept 1871 – 9 Oct 1982
111 years, 23 days
UK Flag UK
9 Oct 1982 22 July 1983
(286 days)
Petronella Ribbens F 109–110 2 Feb 1873 – 22 July 1983
110 years, 170 days
NED FlagNED
22 July 1983 27 Dec 1987
(4 yrs, 158 days)
Anna Eliza Williams F 110–114 2 June 1873 – 27 Dec 1987
114 years, 208 days
UK Flag UK
27 Dec 1987 4 Aug 1997
(9 yrs, 220 days)
Jeanne Calment F 112–122 21 Feb 1875 – 4 Aug 1997
122 years, 164 days
FRA FlagFRA
4 Aug 1997 9 Dec 1997
(127 days)
Lucy Jane Askew F 113–114 8 Sept 1883 – 9 Dec 1997
114 years, 92 days
UK Flag UK
9 Dec 1997 20 Nov 1999
(1 yr, 346 days)
Annie Jennings F 113–115 12 Nov 1884 – 20 Nov 1999
115 years, 8 days
UK Flag UK
20 Nov 1999 2 Nov 2000
(348 days)
Eva Morris F 114 8 Nov 1885 – 2 Nov 2000
114 years, 360 days
UK Flag UK
2 Nov 2000 6 June 2001
(216 days)
Marie Bremont F 114–115 25 Apr 1886 – 6 June 2001
115 years, 42 days
FRA FlagFRA
6 June 2001 27 Oct 2001
(143 days)
Amy Hulmes F 113–114 5 Oct 1887 – 27 Oct 2001
114 years, 22 days
UK Flag UK
27 Oct 2001 18 Apr 2002
(173 days)
Germaine Haye F 113 10 Oct 1888 – 18 Apr 2002
113 years, 190 days
FRA FlagFRA
18 Apr 2002 14 May 2003
(1 yr, 26 days)
Teresa Fumarola F 112–113 2 Dec 1889 – 14 May 2003
113 years, 163 days
ITA Flag ITA
14 May 2003 5 Mar 2004
(296 days)
Joan Riudavets-Moll M 113–114 15 Dec 1889 – 5 Mar 2004
114 years, 81 days
ESP FlagESP
5 Mar 2004 30 Aug 2005
(1 yr, 178 days)
Hendrikje van Andel-Schipper F 113–115 29 June 1890 – 30 Aug 2005
115 years, 62 days
NED FlagNED
30 Aug 2005 28 Dec 2005
(120 days)
Virginia Dighero-Zolezzi F 113–114 24 Dec 1891 – 28 Dec 2005
114 years, 4 days
ITA Flag ITA
28 Dec 2005 12 Aug 2006
(227 days)
Camille Loiseau F 113–114 13 Feb 1892 – 12 Aug 2006
114 years, 180 days
FRA FlagFRA
12 Aug 2006 2 Jan 2009
(2 yrs, 143 days)
Maria de Jesus F 112–115 10 Sept 1893 – 2 Jan 2009
115 years, 114 days
POR FlagPOR
2 Jan 2009 6 Jan 2009
(4 days)
Manuela Fernandez-Fojaco F 113 18 June 1895 – 6 Jan 2009
113 years, 202 days
ESP FlagESP
6 Jan 2009 28 June 2009
(173 days)
Lucia Lauria [2] F 112–113 4 Mar 1896 – 28 June 2009
113 years, 116 days
ITA Flag ITA
28 June 2009 8 May 2010
(314 days)
Florrie Baldwin [2] F 113–114 31 Mar 1896 – 8 May 2010
114 years, 38 days
UK Flag UK
8 May 2010 2 Aug 2011
(1 yr, 86 days)
Venere Pizzinato-Papo F 113–114 23 Nov 1896 – 2 Aug 2011
114 years, 252 days
ITA Flag ITA
2 Aug 2011 1 Jan 2012
(152 days)
Marcelle Narbonne F 113 25 Mar 1898 – 1 Jan 2012
113 years, 282 days
FRA FlagFRA
1 Jan 2012 8 June 2012
(159 days)
Marie-Therese Bardet F 113–114 2 June 1898 – 8 June 2012
114 years, 6 days
FRA FlagFRA
8 June 2012 2 Apr 2013
(298 days)
Maria Redaelli F 113 3 Apr 1899 – 2 Apr 2013
113 years, 364 days
ITA Flag ITA
2 Apr 2013 Present

3 years, 361 days

Emma Morano [1] F 113–117* Born 29 Nov 1899

117 years, 121 days

Living in
ITA Flag ITA

Chronological list of the oldest living man in Europe since 1998

      Verified / Under 110       Pending       Unverifed       Living

From To Name Age when
oldest
Lifespan Country
of death
9 Sep 1997 28 Aug 1998
(353 days)
Antonio Baldo 110–111 6 Jul 1887 – 28 Aug 1998
111 years, 53 days
ITA Flag ITA
28 Aug 1998 15 Nov 1999
(1 yr, 79 days)
Antonio Urrea-Hernandez 110–111 18 Feb 1888 – 15 Nov 1999
111 years, 270 days
ESP FlagESP
15 Nov 1999 22 Nov 1999
(7 days)
Alejandro Rivera-Santalla 111 28 Aug 1888 – 22 Nov 1999
111 years, 86 days
ESP FlagESP
22 Nov 1999 3 Jan 2002
(2 yrs, 42 days)
Antonio Todde 110–112 22 Jan 1889 – 3 Jan 2002
112 years, 346 days
ITA Flag ITA
3 Jan 2002 5 Mar 2004
(2 yrs, 62 days)
Joan Riudavets-Moll 112–114 15 Dec 1889 – 5 Mar 2004
114 years, 81 days
ESP FlagESP
5 Mar 2004 2 Mar 2005
(362 days)
Hermann Dornemann 110–111 27 May 1893 – 2 Mar 2005
111 years, 279 days
GER FlagGER
2 Mar 2005 6 Dec 2005
(279 days)
Jerzy Pajaczkowski-Dydynski 110–111 19 Jul 1894 – 6 Dec 2005
111 years, 140 days
UK Flag UK
6 Dec 2005 10 Nov 2006
(339 days)
Maurice Floquet 110–111 25 Dec 1894 – 10 Nov 2006
111 years, 320 days
FRA FlagFRA
10 Nov 2006 18 July 2009
(2 yrs, 250 days)
Henry Allingham 110–113 6 June 1896 – 18 July 2009
113 years, 42 days
UK Flag UK
18 July 2009 25 July 2009
(7 days)
Harry Patch 111 17 June 1898 – 25 July 2009
111 years, 38 days
UK Flag UK
25 July 2009 21 June 2010
(331 days)
Stanley Lucas 109–110 15 Jan 1900 – 21 June 2010
110 years, 157 days
UK Flag UK
21 June 2010 21 Mar 2012
(1 yr, 274 days)
Jan Goossenaerts 109–111 30 Oct 1900 – 21 Mar 2012
111 years, 143 days
BEL FlagBEL
21 Mar 2012 7 Sept 2012
(170 days)
Francisco Fernandez 110–111 24 July 1901 – 7 Sept 2012
111 years, 45 days
ESP FlagESP
7 Sept 2012 24 Apr 2014
(1 yr, 229 days)
Arturo Licata 110–111 2 May 1902 – 24 Apr 2014
111 years, 357 days
ITA Flag ITA
24 Apr 2014 25 Sept 2014
(154 days)
Gallai Rezso 110 29 Jan 1904 – 25 Sept 2014
110 years, 239 days
HUN FlagHUN
25 Sept 2014 18 Jan 2015
(115 days)
Philippe Vocanson 109–110 20 Oct 1904 – 18 Jan 2015
110 years, 90 days
FRA FlagFRA
18 Jan 2015 13 Apr 2016
(1 yr, 86 days)
Harold Bracher 110–111 30 Nov 1904 – 13 Apr 2016
111 years, 135 days
UK Flag UK
13 Apr 2016 Present

0 years, 350 days

Francisco Nunez Olivera 111–112* Born 13 Dec 1904

112 years, 106 days

Living in
ESP FlagESP

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 GRG World Supercentenarian Rankings List Gerontology Research Group
  2. 2.0 2.1 Although she was the oldest in Europe, Eugénie Blanchard of Saint-Barthélemy, France, was the oldest in the European Union. As an overseas collectivity, Saint-Barthélemy is not within the European continent, although as an integral part of France, it is within the European Union.

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