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Charlotte Kretschmann
Charlotte Kretschmann
Charlotte Kretschmann on her 109th birthday.
Birth: 3 December 1909
Wroclaw (then Breslau), Silesia, Poland (then Germany)
Age: 111 years, 291 days
Country: PolandPOLGermanyGER

Charlotte Kretschmann (born 3 December 1909) is a Polish-German supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).


Charlotte Kretschmann was born in Wroclaw (then Breslau), Silesia, Poland (then Germany) on 3 December 1909. She celebrated her 110th birthday in December 2019.

She was married to her husband Werner and had one daughter. In 1944, her daughter and she were forced to flee Wrocław and moved to Stuttgart, where she was reunited with her husband (who had been fighting in France) after the war. At the age of 109, her daughter was still alive, as well as one grandson.

In March 2021 at the age of 111, she voted in the Baden-Wurttemberg state election.

She presently lives in Kirchheim unter Teck, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany.

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