Antonino Turturici
Antonino Turturici
Antonino Turturici on his 108th birthday.
Birth: 18 January 1912
Caltabellotta, Sicily, Italy
Age: 109 years, 150 days
Country: Italy ITA
Centenarian

Antonino Turturici (born 18 January 1912) is an Italian centenarian who is currently the oldest known living man in Italy. However, he is not the oldest living Italian-born man as Delio Venturotti of Brazil is older.

Biography

Antonino Turturici was born in Caltabellotta, Sicily, Italy on 18 January 1912. He had six sisters: all had long-lived, one of which Domenica lived to be 101.

He was married with Angela Schittone for 58 years. The couple had one daughter: Maria Biagia. He worked as farmer until age 92 and drove the car until the age of 94.

As of December 2020, he had one living daughter Maria Biagia, two grandchildren and many great-grandchildren.

He became the oldest known living man in Italy since the death of Giovanni La Penna on 28 December 2020.

Antonino Turturici currently lives in Caltabellotta, Sicily, Italy, at the age of 109 years, 150 days.

References


Italy's Oldest Living Man Titleholders (VE)

Battista Beghelli • Giuseppe Jussig • Francesco Paba • Francesco Soldati Gabbini • Vincenzo Pintorno • Unknown • Leonardo Tamasi • Ulrico Miani • Beniamino Vitone • Pasquale Capella • Giuseppe Arena • Luigi Saba • Francesco Carlino • Giuseppe De Bonis • Cesare Di Claudio • Paolo Gioletta • Giovanni Ferzini • Antonio Giacchetti • Giuseppe Varagona • Domenico Minervino • Constanzo Tizzano • Saverio Russo • Filippo Mogavero • Adelmo Meoni • Giuseppe Pinna • Valentino Stella • Antonio Baldo • Antonio Todde • Giovanni Frau • Pasquale Frasconi • Carlo Orelli • Carmine Alfano • Luigi Rava • Dante Gavagnin • Italo Sarrocco • Delfino Borroni • Carlo Dozzi • Giovanni Ligato • Giuseppe Mirabella • Arturo Licata • Salvatore Caruso • Valerio Piroddi • Andrea LattariLorenzo BerzeroLuigi Tomasi • Salvatore Cavallo • Giovanni Quarisa • Giovanni La Penna • Antonino Turturici

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