|Giovanni La Penna|
|Birth:||29 October 1909|
Roseto Valfortore, Apulia, Italy
|Age:||110 years, 114 days|
Giovanni La Penna was born in Roseto Valfortore, Apulia, Italy on 29 October 1909 and has lived there for the whole life. He is affectionately known as "Zij Giuvann". He celebrated his 110th birthday on 29 October 1909. At the time, he had four children, 11 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. It was announced that the senior still goes to Mass accompanied by his grandson, plays cards with his great-grandchildren, and until a few years ago he lived alone and took care of his vegetable garden.
La Penna is currently the second oldest living man in Italy behind Giovanni Quarisa and the second oldest living person in Apulia region.
- Roseto Valfortore festeggia i 110 anni di Giovanni La Penna FoggiaToday, 24 October 2019
- “Zij Giuvann” da record, compie oggi 110 anni il super nonno della provincia di Foggia L'Immediato, 29 October 2019