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Angelo Kaiafa
Angelo Kaiafa
Birth: 1910?
Elikistra, Achaea, Greece
Death: 17 January 2021
Pournarokastro, Achaea, Greece
Age: 110 years, 18+ days
Country: GreeceGRE
Unvalidated

Angelo Kaiafa [Greek: Αγγέλω Καϊάφα] (1910? – 17 January 2021) was a Greek supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).

Biography

Angelo Kaiafa claimed to be born in Elikistra, Achaea, Greece in 1910. Her family name was Vasilopoulos. She went to school until the fourth grade and she worked as a sepherd. Her future husband, was also a sepherd but from another village, Pournarokastro and they married in 1938 against the will of her parents.

She claimed to remember the Greek-Turkish War of 1919-1922, as a little girl and also the bombing of Patra from nazi Germany on 28 October 1940. Italian soldiers arrested her husband in the summer of 1941. The next year they let him, but he died from heart failure in 1943. After his death and after the end of the war she lived with her daughter, Eleni (born in 1940). She worked hard as a farmer and grocer in order to make a living.

Angelo Kaiafa died in Pournarokastro on 17 January 2021 at the claimed age of at least 110 years, 18 days.

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