Roger Gouzy (right) at the age of 109.
|Birth:||23 July 1905|
La Palme, Aude, France
|Death:||13 January 2016|
|Age:||110 years, 174 days|
Roger Gouzy (23 July 1905 – 13 January 2016) was an unverified French supercentenarian. He was the oldest living man in France since the death of Philippe Vocanson on 18 January 2015 and the joint 25th-oldest living French person. He is the seventh-oldest French man ever.
Roger Joseph Adrien Gouzy worked as a chauffeur in the 1930's. After World War 2, he began working as a mechanic, sewing machines for a garment company in Sète.
He lived near Narbonne in a retirement home and could play the trumpet. He died on 13 January 2016 at the age of 110 years, 174 days.
- Doyen des Français, Roger Gouzy est mort Jan 15, 2016
- Le doyen des Français s'est éteint à Narbonne à l'âge de 110 ans jeudi 14 janvier 2016 à 16:15