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Cecy Riff Leivas
Cecy Riff Leivas
Birth: 5 January 1906
Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Death: 30 April 2016
Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Age: 110 years, 116 days
Country: BRA FlagBRA
Unvalidated
Cecy Marta Riff Leivas (5 January 1906 – 30 April 2016) was a Brazilian supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).

Biography

Riff Leivas was born in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil on 5 January 1906. Her parents were Jean Rodolphe Riff and Sofia Prates Vieira da Cunha. She had a brother, Raul Riff, who was a renowned journalist and close friend and advisor of the former president of Brazil, Joao Goulart. She married Jose Maria Moreira Leivas (born 1899) and had at least two children with him: Nora Leivas Lang and Antero Riff Leivas. At the age of 105, she said there's no secret to her longevity.

Riff Leivas passed away in Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil on the evening of 30 April 2016 at the age of 110 years, 116 days.

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