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Lillian Joelson
Lillian Joelson
Birth: 20 August 1896
Russia
Death: 30 December 2007
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Age: 111 years, 132 days
Country: RussiaRUSUnited StatesUSA
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Lillian Joelson (20 August 1896 – 30 December 2007) was a verified Russian-born American supercentenarian.

Biography

Lillian Joelson was born in Russia on 20 August 1896. She moved from Russia to the United States at age 13 and settled in Duluth, Minnesota a few years later. Joelson lived in three centuries, and for decades ran the Joelson's Family Store on the Fourth Street near the St. Mary's Hospital.

Lillian Joelson died in Chicago, Illinois, United States on 30 December 2007 at age 111 years, 132 days.

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