List of centenarians (royalty and nobility)

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The following is a list of royal or noble centenarians. For more lists, see lists of centenarians.

Name Lifespan Age Notability
Nana Afia Kobi Serwaa Ampem II 1907–2016 109 Ghanaian royal, Queen Mother of Asanteman[1]
Baron Eduard von Falz-Fein 1912–2018 106 Russian-born Liechtensteiner businessman, journalist, and sportsman[2]
Francisco Malabo Beosá 1896–2001 105 Equatoguinean King of the Bubi Kingdom[3]
Baron Roger Coekelbergs 1921–2021 100 Belgian noble[4]
Princess Isabelle of Salm-Salm 1903–2009 105 Germany-Austrian noblewoman and princess[5][6]
Geoffrey Alexander Rowley-Conwy, 9th Baron Langford 1912–2017 105 Anglo-Welsh peer and British Army officer; the longest-lived peer on record[7][8]
Diana Keppel, Countess of Albemarle 1909–2013 103 British countess, patron, and activist[9]
François de Noailles 1905–2009 103 French nobleman[10]
Count Higashifushimi Kunihide 1910–2014 103 Japanese prince, head of the Higashifushimi-no-miya[11]
Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester 1901–2004 102 British royal[12]
Prince Naruhiko Higashikuni 1887–1990 102 Japanese imperial prince and prime minister[13]
Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother 1900–2002 101 British Queen consort and last Empress of India, consort of George VI[14]
Francis Hovell-Thurlow-Cumming-Bruce, 8th Baron Thurlow 1912–2013 101 British peer and diplomat[15]
Gochomu J. Mudzingwa 1916–2018 101 Zimbabwean tribal chief[16]
Leonilla, Princess zu Sayn-Wittgenstein-Sayn 1816–1918 101 Russian and German princess[17]
Rama Varma Kochaniyan Thampuran 1912–2014 101 Member of the Cochin royal family of India[18]
Mehrdad Pahlbod 1917–2018 101 Iranian royal and politician, Minister of Culture and Arts (1964–1978)[19]
Samuel Odulana Odungade I 1914–2016 101 Nigerian royal, Olubadan of Ibadan[20]
Princess Catherine Caradja 1893–1993 100 Romanian noblewoman, princess, aristocrat and philanthropist
Dominick Browne, 4th Baron Oranmore and Browne 1901–2002 100 British peer[21]
Duchess Woizlawa Feodora of Mecklenburg 1918–2019 100 German royal[22]
Infanta Maria Adelaide of Portugal 1912–2012 100 Portuguese royal[23]
Judith Hare, Countess of Listowel 1903–2003 100 British-Hungarian noblewoman, Countess[24]
P. K. S. Raja 1913–2013 100 Indian royal, Zamorin of Calicut[25]
Takahito, Prince Mikasa 1915–2016 100 Japanese imperial prince[26]
Lady Ursula d'Abo 1916–2017 100 English socialite, heiress, memoirist, and VAD wartime volunteer[27]
Marianne, Princess zu Sayn-Wittgenstein-Sayn 1919– 101 German Princess[28]
Neville Wigram, 2nd Baron Wigram 1915–2017 101 British peer and Army officer[29]
Alun Gwynne Jones, Baron Chalfont 1919–2020 100 British Army officer, politician and historian[30]
George Boscawen, 9th Viscount Falmouth 1919– 101 British peer and Lord Lieutenant[31]
Frank Douglas-Pennant, 5th Baron Penrhyn 1865–1967 101 British peer and Justice of the peace[32]
Yi Hae-won 1919–2020 100 Korean princess[33]
Fortune FitzRoy, Duchess of Grafton 1920– 101 British noble and Mistress of the Robes[34]
Clarissa Eden, Countess of Avon 1920– 101 British aristocrat, noble and Spouse of the Prime minister of the United Kingdom[35]
Hon. Katherine Plunket 1820–1932 111 Anglo-Irish aristocrat, botanical illustrator and the oldest person ever to die in Ireland[36]
Nathaniel Fiennes, 21st Baron Saye and Sele 1920– 100 English peer, businessman and retired British Army officer[37][38]
Michael Shaw, Baron Shaw of Northstead 1920–2021 100 British politician[39]
Mary Wilson, Baroness Wilson of Rievaulx 1916–2018 102 English poet; wife of British Prime Minister Harold Wilson[40]

Footnotes[edit]

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  2. ^ "Death of Baron Eduard von Falz-Fein, founder of the Liechtenstein Olympic Committee", Olympic Games, 22 November 2018 Retrieved 2018-12-17.
  3. ^ "Fallece a los 105 años de edad el último hijo y heredero legítimo del rey Malabo". El Mundo (in Spanish). Unidad Editorial. 16 November 2001. Retrieved 24 July 2010.
  4. ^ PORTRET. Met baron Roger Coekelbergs (100) verliest ons land een van haar laatste Breendonk-getuigen: “Als verzetsheld op het nippertje aan de dood ontsnapt” (in Dutch)
  5. ^ "Isabelle Prinzessin zu Salm und Salm-Salm, Wild- und Rheingräfin". geni_family_tree. Retrieved 2017-10-19.
  6. ^ "Person Page". thepeerage.com. Retrieved 2017-10-20.
  7. ^ "Lord Langford dies, aged 105". Daily Post. Retrieved November 13, 2017.
  8. ^ "Longest lived peers and peeresses". Leighrayment.com. Archived from the original on June 7, 2008. Retrieved 14 November 2017.CS1 maint: unfit URL (link)
  9. ^ Who's Who 2013 (165 ed.). A & C Black. 2013. p. 21. ISBN 1408154919.
  10. ^ "Hertog van Noailles op 103-jarige leeftijd overleden" (in Dutch). Monarchen.nl. 2009-01-14. Archived from the original on 2011-07-24. Retrieved 2010-10-17.
  11. ^ 東伏見慈洽さん死去 天皇陛下の叔父. Asahi Shimbun (in Japanese). 2014-01-01. Retrieved 2014-01-01.
  12. ^ "Obituary: Princess Alice". UK News. BBC. 30 October 2004. Retrieved 12 May 2008.
  13. ^ "Higashikuni Naruhiko". Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved 2013-12-11.
  14. ^ Bates, Stephen (3 April 2002), "Piper's farewell for Queen Mother", The Guardian Retrieved 2007-02-26.
  15. ^ "Lord Thurlow". The Daily Telegraph. Telegraph Media Group. 2013-03-25. Retrieved 2013-03-30.
  16. ^ "Chief Wozhele dies - NewsDay Zimbabwe". newsday.co.zw. 17 February 2018.
  17. ^ Guinness World Records 2004. New York City: Bantam Books. 2003. p. 138. ISBN 9780606309516.
  18. ^ "Sixer Thampuran' to turn 100". The New Indian Express. 2012-07-02. Retrieved 2013-03-09.
  19. ^ "مهرداد پهلبد، وزیر فرهنگ و هنر دوران پهلوی و داماد رضا شاه، در لُس آنجلس درگذشت". fa.rfi.fr (in Persian). 2018-08-10.
  20. ^ "Nigeria's Olubadan, ruler of Ibadan land, dies at 101". BBC. 2016-01-20. Retrieved 2016-01-22.
  21. ^ "Lord Oranmore and Browne". The Daily Telegraph. Telegraph Media Group. 10 August 2002. Retrieved 11 December 2013.
  22. ^ "Im Alter von 100 Jahren eine "gewisse Narrenfreiheit" genießen". Badische Zeitung. 2018-12-17. Retrieved 2018-12-17.
  23. ^ "Morreu Maria Adelaide de Bragança van Uden" (in Portuguese). DN.pt. 24 February 2012. Archived from the original on 9 June 2012. Retrieved 2012-02-25.
  24. ^ "Judith, Countess of Listowel, dies". The Daily Telegraph. 2003-07-21. Archived from the original on 2012-09-14. Retrieved 2008-05-12.
  25. ^ Rajagopal, Krishnadas (2013-03-27). "Zamorin of Calicut passes away". The Hindu. Retrieved 2015-12-05.
  26. ^ "Prince Mikasa, Emperor Akihito's uncle, turns 100". The Japan Times. 2017-11-13. Retrieved 2015-12-02.
  27. ^ Nicholas, Sadie (8 November 2017). "Lady Ursula d'Abo – The beautiful girl who outshone the Queen". express.co.uk. Retrieved 18 November 2017.
  28. ^ "Marianne Sayn-Wittgenstein-Sayn: Die Promi-Fotografin macht die 100 voll" (in German). web.de. 2019-12-09.
  29. ^ "George Neville Clive Wigram, 2nd Baron Wigram". geni_family_tree. Retrieved 2019-12-30.
  30. ^ "Lord Chalfont obituary". Retrieved 30 December 2020 – via www.thetimes.co.uk.
  31. ^ "Person Page". thepeerage.com. Retrieved 2019-12-30.
  32. ^ "Person Page". thepeerage.com. Retrieved 2019-12-30.
  33. ^ "조선황실 마지막 옹주 이해원씨 별세". monthly.chosun.com. 9 February 2020. Retrieved 30 December 2020.
  34. ^ Fontaine, Nicolas (25 February 2020). "Fortune FitzRoy : la Maîtresse de la garde-robe a 100 ans". Retrieved 30 December 2020.
  35. ^ "Happy 100th birthday to Clarissa Avon, Anthony Eden's widow". The Oldie. Retrieved 30 December 2020.
  36. ^ "Biography of Centenarian Katherine Plunket". trivia-library.com. Retrieved 2019-12-30.
  37. ^ "Lord Saye and Sele celebrates his 100th birthday at Broughton Castle, Banbury today (Tuesday)". www.banburyguardian.co.uk. Retrieved 30 December 2020.
  38. ^ Houses, Historic. "Happy Hundredth Birthday Lord Saye & Sele". www.historichouses.org. Retrieved 30 December 2020.
  39. ^ "MICHAEL NORMAN SHAW, LORD SHAW OF NORTHSTEAD (S 34-38) 1920-2021". Retrieved 19 January 2021 – via osclub.sedberghschool.org.
  40. ^ Hirst, Andrew (12 January 2016). "Harold Wilson's loyal wife Mary reaches her 100th birthday". Huddersfield Daily Examiner. Trinity Mirror. Retrieved 16 January 2016.

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