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List of supercentenarians who died in 2015

This is a list of supercentenarians who died in 2015. The most common international body that specifically deals in longevity research is the Gerontology Research Group (GRG). As of October 2015, the GRG has verified the lifespans of 40 people, of whom 39 are female and 1 is male.[1]

Name Sex Birth date Death date Age Place of death
Bernice Madigan[1][2] F 24 July 1899 3 January 2015 115 years, 163 days United States
Margherita Venzo-Rossi[1][3] F 21 February 1903 8 January 2015 111 years, 321 days Italy
Rosa Pesce-Patrono[1][4] F 12 September 1902 9 January 2015 112 years, 119 days Italy
Colombe Benoît-Leclerc[1][5] F 5 February 1903 14 January 2015 111 years, 343 days Canada
Ethel Lang[1][6] F 27 May 1900 15 January 2015 114 years, 233 days United Kingdom
Alma Rayward[1] F 3 October 1903 15 January 2015 111 years, 104 days United Kingdom
Sue Hirano[1][7] F 20 March 1903 25 January 2015 111 years, 311 days Japan
Ora Holland[1] F 24 December 1900 11 February 2015 114 years, 49 days United States
Sugino Tamai[1][8] F 9 March 1902 14 February 2015 112 years, 342 days Japan
Léa Revault[1] F 7 August 1903 1 March 2015 111 years, 206 days France
Bertha Harris[1] F 3 January 1902 3 March 2015 113 years, 59 days United States
Kitsuyo Yamamoto[1][9] F 12 March 1902 9 March 2015 112 years, 362 days Japan
Mayree Dougherty[1] F 31 March 1903 9 March 2015 111 years, 343 days United States
Georgette Léveillé[1] F 28 June 1903 14 March 2015 111 years, 259 days France
Misao Okawa[1][10] F 5 March 1898 1 April 2015 117 years, 27 days Japan
Gertrude Weaver[1][11] F 4 July 1898 6 April 2015 116 years, 276 days United States
Orma Slack[1][12] F 19 February 1903 13 April 2015 112 years, 53 days Canada
Juliette Trimaille[1][13] F 21 August 1903 17 April 2015 111 years, 239 days France
Yoneno Kouno[1][14] F 7 August 1902 24 April 2015 112 years, 260 days Japan
Blanche Cobb[1] F 8 September 1900 1 May 2015 114 years, 235 days United States
Madeleine Bréhamel[1] F 31 August 1903 3 May 2015 111 years, 245 days France
Olympe Amaury[1][15] F 19 June 1901 12 May 2015 113 years, 327 days France
Charlotte Klamroth[1][16] F 18 August 1903 16 May 2015 111 years, 271 days Germany
Sute Sato[1][17] F 15 October 1902 29 May 2015 112 years, 226 days Japan
Antonia Gerena Rivera[1][18] F 19 May 1900 2 June 2015 115 years, 14 days United States[1]
Jeralean Talley[1][19] F 23 May 1899 17 June 2015 116 years, 25 days United States
Vincenza Balassone-Colucci[1][20] F 24 January 1903 26 June 2015 112 years, 153 days United States[2]
Sakari Momoi[1][21] M 5 February 1903 5 July 2015 112 years, 150 days Japan
Kathleen Snavely[1][22] F 16 February 1902 6 July 2015 113 years, 140 days United States[3]
Lela Burden[1][23] F 7 May 1903 22 July 2015 112 years, 76 days United States
Ruth Newman[1] F 23 September 1901 29 July 2015 113 years, 309 days United States
Kathryn Geyer[1] F 15 September 1903 7 August 2015 111 years, 326 days United States
Goldie Steinberg[1][24] F 30 October 1900 16 August 2015 114 years, 290 days United States[4]
Shino Mori[1] F 9 November 1903 23 August 2015 111 years, 287 days Japan
Luisa Roncoroni de Bizzozero[1] F 30 June 1903 1 September 2015 112 years, 63 days Argentina
Ivy Frampton[1] F 22 November 1903 5 September 2015 111 years, 287 days United Kingdom
Anonymous[1][25] F 15 March 1900 27 September 2015 115 years, 196 days Japan
Yasuno Kawamoto[1][26] F 15 April 1903 29 September 2015 112 years, 167 days Japan
Dominga Velasco[1][27] F 12 May 1901 11 October 2015 114 years, 152 days United States[5]
Emma Otis[1] F 22 October 1901 25 October 2015 114 years, 3 days United States

Notes

  1. ^ Gerena Rivera was born in Puerto Rico, a territory of the United States.
  2. ^ Balassone-Colucci was born in Italy.
  3. ^ Snavely was born in Ireland, then part of the United Kingdom.
  4. ^ Steinberg was born in Kishinev, which was then a part of the Russian Empire; it is now located in Moldova.
  5. ^ Velasco was a native of Mexico.

References

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  2. ^ Tammy Daniels (3 January 2015). "Bernice Madigan, State's Oldest Citizen, Dies at 115". iberkshires.com. 
  3. ^ "Ciao Margherita!". Centro Residenziale San Giovanni in Monte - Mossano (Vi). 8 January 2015. 
  4. ^ Morta "nonna" Rosina: aveva 112 anni
  5. ^ "Colombe Benoît Leclerc - Avis de décès - Québec, Montréal, Laval et la Rive-Sud - Rechercher". athos.ca. 
  6. ^ Victoria Ward (16 January 2015). "Britain's oldest person Ethel Lang dies aged 114". Telegraph.co.uk. 
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  8. ^ "県内最高齢者の死亡について (Report on the death of Sugino Tamai, Hyōgo Prefecture's oldest person)" (PDF). pref.hyogo.lg.jp. 15 February 2015. Retrieved 23 September 2015.  (Japanese)
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  10. ^ "World's oldest person Misao Okawa dies in Japan". BBC News. 1 April 2015. 
  11. ^ Sarah Chaffin (6 April 2015). "World's oldest person, Arkansan Gertrude Weaver, dies". katv.com. 
  12. ^ "Book of Memories - Obituary for Orma Slack". rushnellfamilyservices.com. 
  13. ^ "Edition de Besançon - Besançon : Juliette Trimaille n’a pas attendu sa 112e année". estrepublicain.fr. 17 April 2015. 
  14. ^ "県内最高齢:112歳、河野さん死去 松山 /愛媛". mainichi.jp. 26 April 2015. 
  15. ^ Centre France (15 May 2015). "La doyenne des Français, originaire de la Nièvre, est décédée". www.lyonne.fr. 
  16. ^ Liste der ältesten Menschen
  17. ^ "112歳、県内最高齢者逝く 会津若松の佐藤ステさん". 30 May 2015. Archived from the original on 30 May 2015. 
  18. ^ "ANTONIA GERENA RIVERA". dignitymemorial.com. 
  19. ^ Elisha Anderson (18 June 2015). "Jeralean Talley dead: World's oldest person dies at 116". Detroit Free Press. 
  20. ^ Jordyn Reiland (29 June 2015). "Vincenza Balassone Colucci, cook, supercentenarian". www.buffaloNews.com. 
  21. ^ "World's oldest man dies at 112 in Japan". Yahoo News. 7 July 2015. 
  22. ^ Sean Kirst (6 July 2015). "Kathleen Snavely dies at age 113 in Geddes; no one from Ireland lived longer". syracuse.com. 
  23. ^ Elizabeth Simpson (25 July 2015). "112-year-old Norfolk woman, one of the oldest in the world, dies". The Virginian-Pilot. 
  24. ^ Dovid Margolin (17 August 2015). "Goldie Steinberg, World’s Oldest Jewish Person, Passes Away at 114". chabad.org. 
  25. ^ "国内最高齢者ご逝去について" [News Release on the death of Japan's oldest person] (PDF) (Press release).   (Japanese)
  26. ^ "県内最高齢、山陽小野田の川本さん死去 (Sanyo-Onoda City's Yasuno Kawamoto, Yamaguchi Prefecture's oldest, has died)". ubenippo.co.jp. 宇部日報社 (The Ube Daily). 1 October 2015. Retrieved 1 October 2015.  (Japanese)
  27. ^ "Oakland Latino activist Dominguita Velasco dies at age 114". San Jose Mercury News. 
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