Aurora Soto Rubio
Aurora Soto Rubio
Birth: 2 February 1903
Medellin, Antioquia, Colombia
Death: 8 February 2015
Medellin, Antioquia, Colombia
Age: 112 years, 4 days
Country: ColombiaCOL
Unvalidated

Aurora Soto Rubio (2 February 1903 – 8 February 2015) was a Colombian supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).

Biography

Aurora Soto Rubio was born on 2 February 1903. Her father, Jesus Maria, died at the age of 103, and her mother, Dolores, died at the age of 99. She married Gregorio Serna in 1925 in Medellin and had six daughters with him.

Even at the old age, she had a sharp memory and she was able to walk until the age of 111. Also, she never suffered from any chronic diseases. Aurora was able to watch news on the TV and as her grandson, Luis Fernando Pino, claimed that "she was perfectly awared of everything".

Aurora died around 01:00 AM on 8 February 2015 in Medellin, Antioquia, Colombia at the age of 112 years, 6 days. She was survived by four daughters, 21 grandchildren, 33 great-grandchildren and 7 great-great-grandchildren. She was the oldest known living person in Colombia since the death of Carmen Atencio.

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