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Jeanne Deletang
Jeanne Deletang
Deletang at the age of 109.
Birth: 27 October 1909
Angles-sur-l’Anglin, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
Age: 110 years, 337 days
Country: FRA FlagFRA
Unvalidated
Jeanne Deletang (born 27 October 1909) is a French supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).

Biography

Deletang was born in Angles-sur-l’Anglin, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France, on 27 October 1909. Swas the forth of five children. Her older brother died in 1917 during the First World War. She was nine years old when her parents moved to her maternal grandfather's house in Saint-Pierre-de-Maillé. Around 1925, she went to Paris to join one of her sisters and find work there. When she has just been hired to work, she returned home, where she took care of her parents.

Deletang never married and had no children. She liked knitting, surrounded by many cats that she particularly loved. At the age of 105, she moved in to a retirement home.

In 2014, she said that she no longer hears and sees much. She celebrated her 110th birthday in October 2019.

Deletang currently lives in Saint-Pierre-de-Maille, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France, at the age of 110 years, 337 days.


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