List of centenarians (miscellaneous)

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The following is a list of centenarians known for reasons other than their longevity. For more lists, see lists of centenarians.

Name Lifespan Age Notability
AllcardEdward Allcard 1914– 102 English marine surveyor[1]
AschanCarl Aschan 1906–2008 102 British spy[2]
BeinhornElly Beinhorn 1907–2007 100 German pilot[3]
BrockmanHelen Brockman 1902–2008 105 American fashion designer, author and professor[4]
BurstonSam Burston 1915–2015 100 Australian farmer[5]
BushEthel Bush 1916–2016 100 British police officer, recipient of the George Medal[6]
CanoPaco Cano 1912–2016 103 Spanish photojournalist[7]
ChamberlainPearl Laska Chamberlain 1909–2012 103 American pilot[8]
CharltonJim Charlton 1911–2013 102 Canadian coin dealer and numismatic publisher[9]
ClarkOtis Clark 1903–2012 109 Hollywood butler and last known survivor of the Tulsa race riot[10]
DawsonGlen Dawson 1912–2016 103 American rock climber and environmentalist[11]
DemarneCyril Demarne 1905–2007 101 British military firefighter[12]
DominioniLuigi Caccia Dominioni 1913–2016 102 Italian architect and furniture designer[13]
DuncanDavid Douglas Duncan 1916– 101 American photojournalist[14]
FacchianoAlbert Facchiano 1910–2011 101 American mobster[15]
GerickeHans Gericke 1912–2014 101 German architect[16]
HoffeEsther Hoffe 1906–2007 101 Czech-Israeli secretary and alleged mistress of Max Brod[17]
Johnson, EEvelyn Bryan Johnson 1909–2012 102 American pilot and flight instructor[18]
Johnson, RRalph S. Johnson 1906–2010 103 American aviation pioneer and politician[19]
JungmanTeresa Jungman 1907–2010 102 English socialite[20]
KarlsenThorleif Karlsen 1909–2010 100 Norwegian police inspector[21]
KentConstance Kent 1844–1944 100 English criminal whose trial raised issues concerning priest-penitent privilege in the UK[22]
KnollFlorence Knoll 1917– 100 American furniture designer. [23]
LambertEleanor Lambert 1903–2003 100 American fashion pioneer[24]
LessacArthur Lessac 1909–2011 101 American voice trainer[25]
LocknessDoris Lockness 1910–2017 106 American aviation pioneer[26]
MaguireTom Maguire 1892–1993 101 Irish Republican Army activist, commander and politician[27]
MarstonElizabeth Holloway Marston 1893–1993 100 American comics pioneer and inspiration for Wonder Woman[28]
McIntoshElizabeth Peet McIntosh 1915–2015 100 American spy[29]
MukaseiMikhail Mukasei 1907–2008 101 Russian spy[30]
NewmanEric P. Newman 1911– 106 American numismatist[31]
PasquinelliMaria Pasquinelli 1913–2013 100 Italian assassin[32]
PomselBrunhilde Pomsel 1911–2017 106 German secretary and broadcaster.[33]
RaderStephanie Rader 1915–2016 100 American intelligence agent[34]
RisomJens Risom 1916–2016 100 Danish-born American furniture designer[35]
RondthalerEdward Rondthaler 1905–2009 104 American typographer[36]
RussenholtEd Russenholt 1890–1991 100 Canadian weatherman[37]
SarosyZoltan Sarosy 1906–2017 110 Hungarian-Canadian chess master[38]
SchvartzmanAron Schvartzman 1908–2013 104 Argentine chess master[39]
SeigenGo Seigen 1914–2014 100 Chinese-Japanese Go player[40]
SnedenMollie Sneden 1709–1810 101 American ferry operator[41]
ValeLen Vale-Onslow 1900–2004 103 British motorcycle builder[42]
WeilJoseph Weil 1875–1976 100 American confidence man[43]
WinageBlack Mike Winage 1870–1977 107 One of the original settlers in the Yukon during the Klondike Gold Rush[44]

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