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Addie Bess
Birth: 17 April 1870
Texas, USA
Death: 2 June 1980
Galveston, Texas, USA
Age: 110 years, 46 days
Country: United StatesUSA

Addie Bess (17 April 1870 – 2 June 1980) was a validated American supercentenarian.


She was born in Texas on 17 April 1870 and died in Galveston, Texas on 2 June 1980 at the age of 110 years, 46 days.

Age issues

Her age was validated by the Gerontology Research Group. But recently, members of The 110 Club (a group dedicated to supercentenarians) have cast doubts on Bess's claim to 110. According to the research found so far, she could have been born in 1871.