List of Finnish supercentenarians

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This is a list of Finnish supercentenarians (people from Finland who have attained the age of at least 110 years). There have been 7 verified supercentenarians from Finland.[1] The oldest person ever from Finland was Maria Rothovius, who died in 2000, aged 112 years 259 days.[2]

All Finnish supercentenarians were born at a time when Finland was an autonomous state of the Russian Empire.

Oldest Finnish people ever[edit]

  Deceased   Living
^ denotes age at death, or, if living, age as of 14 August 2018.

Rank Name Sex Birth date Death date Age Region or country of birth Region of death
1 Maria Rothovius[2] F 2 October 1887 17 June 2000 112 years, 259 days Uusimaa Pirkanmaa
2 Hilda Häkkinen[2] F 18 February 1894 31 December 2005 111 years, 316 days Southern Ostrobothnia Southern Ostrobothnia
Selma Tuominen F 19 July 1903 12 April 2015 111 years, 267 days Southwest Finland Southwest Finland
3 Aarne Arvonen[3] M 4 August 1897 1 January 2009 111 years, 150 days Uusimaa Uusimaa
4 Fanny Nyström[2] F 30 September 1878 31 August 1989 110 years, 335 days Southwest Finland Southwest Finland
5 Anna Hagman[2] F 27 December 1895 18 April 2006 110 years, 112 days Åland Islands Åland Islands
6 Andrei Kuznetsoff[2] M 17 October 1873 31 January 1984 110 years, 106 days Russia[a] Southern Savonia
7 Elsa Tilkanen[2] F 26 September 1896 5 December 2006 110 years, 70 days Southwest Finland Southwest Finland
Helvi Kärki[citation needed] F 7 December 1906 23 January 2017 110 years, 47 days Pirkanmaa Tavastia Proper

a^ Kuznetsoff was born in a part of the Russian Empire, which is now located in Russia.

References[edit]

  1. ^ GRG Validated Living Supercentenarians As of September 10, 2014. Archived February 24, 2001, at the Wayback Machine. Retrieved 9 January 2015. The Gerontology Research Group (GRG) lists persons as living whose age has been validated and who have been confirmed to be alive within the past year.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g GRG VERIFIED SUPERCENTENARIAN CASES -- LISTED CHRONOLOGICALLY BY DEATH DATE as of April 28, 2007. Retrieved 27 July 2011.
  3. ^ GRG Deaths for 2009 (in Chronological Order) (as of December 24, 2010). Retrieved 27 July 2011.