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Juana Aritama
Juana Aritama
Birth: 24 June 1907?
Santa Marta, Magdalena, Colombia
Age: 112 years, 249 days?
Country: COL FlagCOL
Unvalidated
Juana Bautista Aritama Landette de Fuentes (born 24 June 1907?) is a Colombian supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).

Biography

Juana claims to be born on 24 June 1907 in Santa Marta, Magdalena, Colombia. All of her life, she lives in the village of Gaira, Magdalena, Colombia. There, she met her husband, Jose Rosario Fuentes. She had 5 children with her husband, with whom she spent 54 years married. Her husband passed away at the age of 80. For some time, she worked with her niece, Dominga Hincapie Aritama, in the restaurant "Donde Minga" in El Rodadero.

Aritama is Catholic and she claims the secret of her long life is her belief in God. In 2018, she had 3 living children (including Rosario Fuentes Aritama). On her claimed 111th birthday, she had 40 grandchildren, 90 great-grandchildren and 42 great-great grandchildren.

She currently lives in Gaira, Magdalena, Colombia at the claimed age of 112 years, 249 days.

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