List of Norwegian supercentenarians

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These are lists of Norwegian supercentenarians (people from Norway who have attained the age of at least 110 years.). The Gerontology Research Group has verified 12 such individuals.[1] As of 28 April 2007, the GRG reports that Norway's oldest person ever was Maren Bolette Torp.[2] who died in 1989, aged 112 years 61 days. Elisabet Ekenæs is the oldest living supercentenarian, age 111 years, 343 days.[3]

Verified Norwegian supercentenarians[edit]

  Deceased (Verified)   Living
^ denotes age at death, or, if living, age as of 3 December 2016

Rank Name Sex Birth date Death date Age [†] Region or
Country of birth
Region
of death
1 Maren Bolette Torp[2] F 21 December 1876 20 February 1989 112 years, 61 days Østlandet Østlandet
2 Elisabet Ekenæs[1] F 26 December 1904 Living 111 years, 343 days Østlandet Living in Østlandet
3 Herman Smith-Johannsen[2] M 15 June 1875 5 January 1987 111 years, 204 days Østlandet Østlandet
4 Laura Svehaug[2] F 19 November 1886 6 March 1998 111 years, 107 days Vestlandet Vestlandet
5 Gudrun Onshuus[4] F 17 July 1899 9 June 2010 110 years, 327 days Østlandet Østlandet
6 Helene Nilsen[5] F 7 April 1901 31 October 2011 110 years, 207 days Østlandet Østlandet
7 Olav Hovatn[2] M 23 October 1892 26 April 2003 110 years, 185 days Sørlandet Sørlandet
8 Borghild Nilsen[2] F 2 December 1893 3 March 2004 110 years, 92 days Østlandet Østlandet
9 Karen Svisdal[2] F 16 December 1889 23 February 2000 110 years, 69 days Vestlandet Vestlandet
10 Kristianna Ullaland[2] F 2 December 1878 26 January 1989 110 years, 55 days Vestlandet Vestlandet
11 Harriet Holm[2] F 13 November 1893 22 December 2003 110 years, 39 days Østlandet Østlandet
12 Asne Hustveit[2] F 2 December 1879 17 December 1989 110 years, 15 days Østlandet Østlandet

Norwegian emigrant supercentenarians[edit]

Rank Name Sex Birth date Death date Age[†] Region of birth Country of death
1 Wilhelmine Sande[2] F 24 October 1874 21 January 1986 111 years, 89 days Østlandet Sweden
2 Julia Lyng[6] F 22 December 1878 26 February 1990 111 years, 66 days Trøndelag United States
3 Gunhild Foerster[2] F 28 December 1893 4 February 2005 111 years, 38 days Østlandet United States
4 Velgjer Svien[5] F 10 October 1842 23 January 1953 110 years, 105 days Østlandet United States
5 Ingemund Peterson[2] M 6 June 1894 21 August 2004 110 years, 76 days Østlandet United States

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