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Juan Suarez Cedeno
Juan Suarez Cedeno
Suarez Cedeno (right) on his 110th birthday with his wife in 2019
Birth: 27 September 1909
San Luis, Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
Death: fl.4 October 2019
Los Negros, Santiago de Cuba Province, Cuba
Age: 110 years, 7+ days
Country: CubaCUB

Juan Suarez Cedeno (Spanish: Suárez Cedeño; 27 September 1909 – fl.4 October 2019) was a Cuban supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).


Suarez Cedeno was born at Pio Rosado Street in San Luis, Santiago de Cuba, Cuba on 27 September 1909. His parents were Aquilino Suarez and Maria Cedeno. He worked in Sierra Maestra as a coffee pruner on a farm. He worked from morning to night for one peso per day.

In 1937, he met Julia Enamorado Sanchez, his future wife, then 17 years old. His wife was still alive at the time of his 110th birthday in September 2019. They had 14 children. All of the children were born in the village of Los Negros, where Suarez Cedeno went to live after his retirement in 1969. In September 2019, he had 27 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.

Suarez Cedeno was last known to be alive on 4 October 2019 at the age of 110 years, 7 days. At that time, she lived in Los Negros, Santiago de Cuba Province, Cuba, at the age of 112 years, 21 days.