List of Polish supercentenarians

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This list includes Polish supercentenarians (people from Poland who have attained the age of at least 110 years). As of 9 December 2016, the oldest living person in Poland is Jadwiga Szubartowicz,[1] born 16 October 1905, age 111 years, 54 days. The oldest ever person in Poland, whose age has been verified is Aleksandra Dranka of Harklowa (1903-2014), who achieved age 110 years 208 days.

There have been 12 verified emigrant supercentenarians born in present-day Poland, of whom the oldest is Augusta Holtz (1871-1986) who lived in the USA and achieved age 115 years 79 days and the second-oldest, and oldest man, is Yisrael Kristal, born 15 September 1903, age 113 years, 85 days, living in Israel and recognized as the oldest man alive by Guinness World Records.

Polish supercentenarians[edit]

This is a list of supercentenarians born in present-day Poland regardless from their nationality and first language.

Rank Name Sex Birth date Death date Age Voivodeship of birth Voivodeship of death
Jadwiga Szubartowicz[1] F 16 October 1905 Living 111 years, 54 days Lublin Living
1 Aleksandra Dranka[2] F 3 October 1903 29 April 2014 110 years, 208 days Subcarpathia[a] Subcarpathia

a^ Dranka was born in Harklowa, which was then part of Austria-Hungary. It is now in Poland.

Polish emigrant supercentenarians[edit]

  Living

Rank Name Sex Birth date Death date Age Voivodeship of birth Country of death or residence
1 Augusta Holtz[3] F 3 August 1871 21 October 1986 115 years, 79 days Greater Poland[a] United States (Missouri)
2 Yisrael Kristal[4][5] M 15 September 1903 Living 113 years, 85 days Łódź[c] Israel
3 Rosa Rein[6] F 24 March 1897 14 February 2010 112 years, 327 days Silesia[b] Switzerland
4 Meta Berndt[7] F 9 November 1889 28 December 2001 112 years, 49 days Pomerania[d] Germany
5 Johanna Klink[2] F 17 January 1903 20 February 2015 112 years, 34 days Silesia[e] Germany
6 Theresa Bernstein-Meyerowitz[8] F 1 March 1890 13 February 2002 111 years, 349 days Lesser Poland[f] United States (New York)
7 Dr. Maria Pogonowska[9] F 30 October 1897 15 July 2009 111 years, 258 days Masovia[g] Israel
8 Margarete Ottmann[2] F 23 February 1903 17 August 2014 111 years, 175 days Opole[h] Germany
9 Fannie Buten[6] F 13 April 1899 24 September 2010 111 years, 164 days Subcarpathia[i] United States (Pennsylvania)
10 Dr. Alexander Imich[10] M 4 February 1903 8 June 2014 111 years, 124 days Silesia[j] United States (New York)
11 Pauline Spyra[11] F 24 April 1886 11 January 1997 110 years, 262 days Silesia[k] Germany
12 Franziska Umrath[12] F 5 September 1885 18 February 1996 110 years, 166 days Pomerania[l] Germany

a^ Holtz was born in Czarnikau, which was then part of the German Empire. It is now Czarnków in Poland.
b^ Rein was born in Myslowitz, which was then part of the German Empire. It is now Mysłowice in Poland.
c^ Kristal was born in Żarnów, which was then part of the Russian Empire. It is now in Poland.
d^ Berndt was born in Kaffzig, which was then part of the German Empire. It is now Kawcze in Poland.
e^ Klink was born in Siemianowitz, which was then part of the German Empire. It is now Siemianowice Śląskie in Poland.
f^ Bernstein-Meyerowitz was born in Kraków, which was then part of Austria-Hungary. It is now in Poland.
g^ Pogonowska was born in Warsaw, which was then part of the Russian Empire. It is now in Poland.
h^ Ottmann was born in Bauerwitz, which was then part of the German Empire. It is now Baborów in Poland.
i^ Buten was born in Wielkie Oczy, which was then part of Austria-Hungary. It is now in Poland.
j^ Imich was born in Częstochowa, which was then part of the Russian Empire. It is now in Poland.
k^ Spyra was born in Wendzin, which was then part of German Empire. It is now Wędzina in Poland.
l^ Umrath was born in Danzig, which was then part of the German Empire. It is now Gdańsk in Poland.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Gabriela Bogaczyk (2015-10-21). "Lublinianka ma 110 lat. Poznajcie panią Jadwigę i jej historię". Retrieved 2015-11-02. 
  2. ^ a b c "Supercentenarian Data -- Table E". Gerontology Research Group. 9 January 2015. Retrieved 9 January 2015. 
  3. ^ GRG Table CCCCC
  4. ^ "Validated Living Supercentenarians". Gerontology Research Group. 
  5. ^ "Guinness: Holocaust survivor, 112, named world's oldest man" CBS News, 11 March 2016
  6. ^ a b GRG Deaths in 2010
  7. ^ GRG Deaths in 2001
  8. ^ "Supercentenarian Data - Table E". supercentenarian-research-foundation.org. 2015-09-01. Retrieved 2015-09-06. 
  9. ^ GRG Deaths in 2009
  10. ^ "Current Validated Living Supercentenarians". GRG. Retrieved 15 September 2013. 
  11. ^ "Table A, as of January 1, 2014". Grg.org. 2014-01-01. Retrieved 2015-09-06. 
  12. ^ GRG Deaths in 1996