|Birth:||18 February 1895|
Hwasun, South Jeolla, South Korea
|Death:||25 January 2005|
Cheongun-dong, Jongno, South Korea
|Age:||109 years, 342 days|
Choi Ae-gi was born in Hwasun, South Jeolla, South Korea on 18 February 1895. She moved to Seoul in 1997 to live with her son, grandson and great-grandson. Her family said she ate three meals daily and exercised regularly so she was never overweight, nor had she ever experienced a serious illness.
Choi Ae-gi died in Cheongun-dong, Jongno district, South Korea, on 25 January 2005, at the age of 109 years, 342 days. At the time of her death she was believed to be the oldest living woman in South Korea.
- Korea’s oldest woman dies quietly at 109 Korea Joongang Daily, 25 January 2005 (Archived)