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
ArcherStuart Archer 1915–2015 100 British recipient of the George Cross[1]
Aschan Carl Aschan 1906–2008 102 British spy[2]
Beinhorn Elly Beinhorn 1907–2007 100 German pilot[3]
Brockman Helen Brockman 1902–2008 105 American fashion designer, author and professor[4]
CanoPaco Cano 1912– 102 Spanish photojournalist[5]
Charlton Jim Charlton 1911–2013 102 Canadian coin dealer and numismatic publisher[6]
Clark Otis Clark 1903–2012 109 Hollywood butler and last known survivor of the Tulsa race riot[7]
DawsonGlen Dawson 1912– 103 American rock climber and environmentalist[8]
Demarne Cyril Demarne 1905–2007 101 British military firefighter[9]
Facchiano Albert Facchiano 1910–2011 101 American mobster[10]
Gericke Hans Gericke 1912–2014 101 German architect[11]
Hoffe Esther Hoffe 1906–2007 101 Czech-Israeli secretary and alleged mistress of Max Brod[12]
Johnson, EEvelyn Bryan Johnson 1909–2012 102 American pilot and flight instructor[13]
Johnson, R Ralph S. Johnson 1906–2010 103 American aviation pioneer and politician[14]
Karlsen Thorleif Karlsen 1909–2010 100 Norwegian police inspector[15]
Kent Constance Kent 1844–1944 100 English criminal whose trial raised issues concerning priest-penitent privilege in the UK[16]
Lambert Eleanor Lambert 1903–2003 100 American fashion pioneer[17]
Lessac Arthur Lessac 1909–2011 101 American voice trainer[18]
Maguire Tom Maguire 1892–1993 101 Irish Republican Army activist, commander and politician[19]
Marston Elizabeth Holloway Marston 1893–1993 100 American comics pioneer and inspiration for Wonder Woman[20]
Mukasei Mikhail Mukasei 1907–2008 101 Russian spy[2]
Newman Eric P. Newman 1911– 104 American numismatist[21]
Rondthaler Edward Rondthaler 1905–2009 104 American typographer[22]
Russenholt Ed Russenholt 1890–1991 100 Canadian weatherman[23]
Sarosy Zoltan Sarosy 1906 – 109 Hungarian-Canadian chess master[24]
Schvartzman Aron Schvartzman 1908–2013 104 Argentine chess master[25]
SeigenGo Seigen 1914–2014 100 Chinese-Japanese Go player[26]
Sneden Mollie Sneden 1709–1810 101 American ferry operator[27]
Vale Len Vale-Onslow 1900–2004 103 British motorcycle builder[28]
Weil Joseph Weil 1875–1976 100 American confidence man[29]
Winage Black Mike Winage 1870–1977 107 One of the original settlers in the Yukon during the Klondike Gold Rush[30]

References[edit]

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  2. ^ a b "Carl Aschan obituary". The Daily Telegraph. 2008-08-19. Retrieved 2008-09-12. 
  3. ^ Jürgens, Malte (2007-11-30). "Elly Beinhorn gestorben". Motor Klassik (in German). Retrieved 2007-12-09. 
  4. ^ "Celebration to honor 100th birthday of Helen Brockman.". M2 Presswire. 2002-09-04. Retrieved 2007-12-09. 
  5. ^ "Paco Cano, un alicantino universal, cumple hoy 100 años" (in Spanish). Alicante Fiesta. 2012-12-18. Retrieved 2013-01-03. 
  6. ^ "Jim Charlton Dead at 102". Coin World. 2013-09-26. Retrieved 2013-09-26. 
  7. ^ "Oldest Known Tulsa Race Riot Survivor Dies". www.newson6.com. Retrieved 22 May 2012. 
  8. ^ Figueroa, James (2012-06-09). "Distinguished Pasadenan Glen Dawson climbs to 100". Pasadena Star-News (MediaNews Group). Retrieved 2012-06-23. 
  9. ^ "Cyril Demarne". The Times. 2007-02-15. Retrieved 2007-12-09. 
  10. ^ "Albert Joseph Facchiano Obituary". Tributes.com. September 2011. Retrieved 2011-09-29. 
  11. ^ "Ehemaliger Berliner Chefarchitekt Hans Gericke gestorben" (in German). Informationsdienst Wissenschaft. 17 February 2014. Retrieved 12 March 2014. 
  12. ^ Batuman, Elif (2010-09-22). "Kafka’s Last Trial". The New York Times. Retrieved 2012-09-07. 
  13. ^ "Aviation legend Evelyn Bryan Johnson dead at 102". Citizen Tribune. 2012-05-10. Retrieved 2012-05-11. 
  14. ^ McCarthy, Bill (2010-01-15). "Aviation pioneer dies at age 103". Wyoming Tribune Eagle. Retrieved 2010-08-08. 
  15. ^ "100 år 17. December: Politiinspektør Thorleif Karlsen" (in Norwegian). Norwegian News Agency. 2 December 2009. 
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  17. ^ Columbia, David Patrick (2003-10-08). "The List – In Memoriam". The New York Social Diary. Retrieved 2007-12-09. 
  18. ^ "The Santa Monica Pier and Arthur Lessac turned 100 years old on September 9th" (Press release). Public Radio Exchange. 2009-09-12. Retrieved 2009-10-06. 
  19. ^ Robert White, Ruairi O Bradaigh, The Life and Politics of an Irish Revolutionary, 2006
  20. ^ "Elizabeth H. Marston, Inspiration for Wonder Woman, 100". The New York Times. 1993-04-03. Retrieved 2007-12-09. 
  21. ^ "Eric P. Newman Medal". American Numismatic Society. 2012-01-13. Retrieved 2014-12-01. 
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  23. ^ "Edgar S. Russenholt (1890–1991)". Manitoba Historical Society. 2007. Retrieved 2007-12-09. 
  24. ^ Cohen, David (2009). "Canadian Chess". Zoltan Sarosy. Retrieved 2009-10-09. 
  25. ^ Ilardo, Carlos (2009-10-21). "La partida de la eternidad". Cancha Llena (in Spanish). Retrieved 2010-10-17. 
  26. ^ Zhang, Jingna (2014-06-12). "Go Seigen Turns 100, Keeps On Playing". E-Journal. American Go Association. Retrieved 2014-06-17. 
  27. ^ "Labor and Business: Mary "Mollie" Sneden (1709–1810)". Women of Distinction. New York State Senate. 2008. Retrieved 2009-03-12. 
  28. ^ "Bike legend laid to rest". Birmingham Features (BBC). May 7, 2004. Retrieved 2008-05-09. 
  29. ^ "Milestones". Time Magazine. 1976-03-08. Retrieved 2007-12-09. 
  30. ^ "Black Mike of the Yukon dies at 107". Montreal Gazette (Postmedia Network). 1977-03-18. p. 30. Retrieved 2013-09-09.