Hilton Nunn
Birth: 7 June 1909
South Africa
Death: 17 October 2017
Western Australia, Australia
Age: 108 years, 132 days
Country: South AfricaZAFAustraliaAUS
Centenarian

Hilton Walter Nunn (7 June 1909 – 17 October 2017) was a South African-born Australian centenarian who, at the time of his death, was the oldest living man in Australia and the last known man in Australia born before 1910.

Biography

Nunn was born in South Africa on 7 June  1909. He later married and had a son, Bobby, and was later widowed. On 30 April 2017, he became the oldest living man in Australia following the death of 108-year-old Alfred Powell.

Nunn died in Western Australia on 17 October 2017 at the age of 108 years, 132 days. His successor as the oldest man in Australia is Dexter Kruger (born 1910) of Queensland.

References


Australia's Oldest Living Man Titleholders (VE)

Robert Hewson • Gordon WilliamsFrederick McGill • Robert McMiekenKosta Malco • James Wright • Robert Jordan • Jack Lockett • William CaddySydney Bond • Frank Scarrabelotti • John Campbell Ross • Claude Choules • James HopeFred Lunghusen • Alfred Date • Alfred Powell • Hilton NunnDexter Kruger

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