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A list of supercentenarians born in Sweden, Norway, Finland, Denmark, and Iceland.

List of Nordic supercentenarians

      Deceased (validated)       Living       Pending       Unvalidated

Rank Name Sex Birth Death Age Country
1 Astrid Zachrison F 15 May 189515 May 2008 113 years, 0 days SWE FlagSWE
2 Maria Rothovius F 2 Oct 188717 Jun 2000 112 years, 259 days FIN FlagFIN
3 Elsa Moberg F 30 Jun 188920 Nov 2001 112 years, 143 days SWE FlagSWE
4 Hulda Johansson F 24 Feb 18829 June 1994 112 years, 105 days SWE FlagSWE
5 Maren Bolette Torp F 21 Dec 187620 Feb 1989 112 years, 61 days NOR FlagNOR
Karla Lindholm JensenF 7 May 1908Living 112 years, 30 days DEN FlagDEN
6 Elisabet Ekenaes F 26 Dec 19044 Jan 2017 112 years, 9 days NOR FlagNOR
7 Hilda HaekkinenF 18 Mar 189431 Dec 2005111 years, 288 daysFIN FlagFIN
Selma TuominenF 19 July 190312 Apr 2015111 years, 267 daysFIN FlagFIN
8 Herman Smith-JohannsenM 15 Jun 18755 Jan 1987111 years, 204 daysNOR FlagNOR
Ellen BrandenborgF 7 Jan 190622 July 2017111 years, 196 daysDEN FlagDEN
9 Aarne ArvonenM 4 Aug 18971 Jan 2009111 years, 150 daysFIN FlagFIN
Carl MattssonM 7 Mar 190824 July 2019111 years, 139 daysSWE FlagSWE
10 Anders EngbergM 1 July 18926 Nov 2003111 years, 128 daysSWE FlagSWE
11 Johanne SvenssonF 24 Jan 189229 May 2003111 years, 125 daysDEN FlagDENSWE FlagSWE
12 Anne MatthiesenF 26 Nov 188419 Mar 1996111 years, 114 daysDEN FlagDEN
Alice OstlundF 8 Dec 190628 Mar 2018111 years, 110 daysSWE FlagSWE
13 Laura SvehaugF 19 Nov 18866 Mar 1998111 years, 107 daysNOR FlagNOR
14 Karen JespersenF 5 May 18894 Aug 2000111 years, 91 daysDEN FlagDEN
15 Wilhelmine SandeF 24 Oct 187421 Jan 1986111 years, 89 daysNOR FlagNORSWE FlagSWE
16 Ruth EngstromF 23 Sep 19022 Dec 2013111 years, 70 daysSWE FlagSWE
17 Fanny NystromF30 Sep 187831 Aug 1989110 years, 335 daysFIN FlagFIN
Nanny HalvardssonF2 July 190626 May 2017110 years, 328 daysSWE FlagSWE
18 Gudrun OnshuusF17 July 18999 June 2010110 years, 327 daysNOR FlagNOR
19 Maria ErikssonF28 Mar 190010 Jan 2011110 years, 288 daysSWE FlagSWE
20 Jenny KarlssonF17 Oct 189113 July 2002110 years, 269 daysSWE FlagSWE
21 Teresia LindahlF10 Jun 18882 Mar 1999110 years, 265 daysSWE FlagSWE
Karen EgestadF14 Sep 190816 May 2019110 years, 244 daysDEN FlagDEN
Marie JensenF5 June 190430 Jan 2015110 years, 239 daysDEN FlagDEN
22 Helene NilsenF7 Apr 190131 Oct 2011110 years, 207 daysNOR FlagNOR
Saara AhonenF24 Nov 1909Living 110 years, 194 days FIN FlagFIN
23 Olav HovatnM23 Oct 189226 Apr 2003110 years, 185 daysNOR FlagNOR
Elvira LarssonF27 July 190816 Jan 2019110 years, 173 daysSWE FlagSWE
Ingeborg MestadF15 Dec 18995 June 2010110 years, 172 daysNOR FlagNOR
24 Ellen JohanssonF23 Jan 18876 July 1997110 years, 164 daysSWE FlagSWE
25 Elin KarlssonF21 Apr 190027 Sep 2010110 years, 159 daysSWE FlagSWE
Marta MattssonF20 Sep 190618 Feb 2017110 years, 151 daysSWE FlagSWE
Marie AndersenF29 Sep 190916 Feb 2020110 years, 140 daysNOR FlagNOR
Signe HoejerF1 Nov 190518 Mar 2016110 years, 138 daysDEN FlagDEN
Helfrid ErikssonF23 Jun 190823 Oct 2018110 years, 122 daysFIN FlagFIN
26 Hanna ErikssonF26 Feb 189126 Jun 2001110 years, 120 daysSWE FlagSWE
Flarid LagerlundF8 Feb 1910Living 110 years, 118 days SWE FlagSWE
27 Anna HagmanF27 Dec 189518 Apr 2006110 years, 112 daysALA FlagALA,FIN FlagFIN
Signe LundqvistF9 Feb 1910Living 110 years, 117 days SWE FlagSWE
Agnes From SteenstrupF24 Nov 19031 Mar 2014110 years, 97 daysDEN FlagDEN
28 Borghild NilsenF2 Dec 18933 Mar 2004110 years, 92 daysNOR FlagNOR
29 Hulda CarlssonF2 Feb 189822 Apr 2008110 years, 80 daysSWE FlagSWE
Hertha AkerlindF28 Apr 190810 July 2018110 years, 73 daysSWE FlagSWE
Jenny LindefjeldF17 Apr 190528 Jun 2015110 years, 72 daysNOR FlagNOR
30 Elsa TilkanenF26 Sep 18965 Dec 2006110 years, 70 daysFIN FlagFIN
31 Karen SvisdalF16 Dec 188923 Feb 2000110 years, 69 daysNOR FlagNOR
32 Kristianna UllalandF2 Dec 187826 Jan 1989110 years, 55 daysNOR FlagNOR
Gulli BergendahlF10 Dec 19043 Feb 2015110 years, 55 daysSWE FlagSWE
Petra HogetveitF3 Apr 191023 May 2020110 years, 50 daysNOR FlagNOR
Helvi KarkiF7 Dec 190623 Jan 2017110 years, 47 daysFIN FlagFIN
Gerda MufF16 Mar 190629 Apr 2016110 years, 44 daysDEN FlagDEN
33 Harriet HolmF13 Nov 189322 Dec 2003110 years, 39 daysNOR FlagNOR
34 Aasne HustveitF2 Dec 187917 Dec 1989110 years, 15 daysNOR FlagNOR
35 Hilda GrahnF10 Jun 188824 Jun 1998110 years, 14 daysSWE FlagSWE
Karin LarssonF17 May 190424 May 2014110 years, 7 daysSWE FlagSWE
Lydia AslundF14 Nov 190219 Nov 2012110 years, 5 daysSWE FlagSWE


Nordic emigrant supercentenarians

Rank Name Sex Birth Death Age Countries
1 Christian Mortensen M 16 Aug 188225 Apr 1998 115 years, 252 days DEN FlagDENUSA FlagUSA
2 Esther Ecklund F 28 Oct 190112 Mar 2014 112 years, 135 days SWE FlagSWEUSA FlagUSA
Suoma Korkee F 30 May 18861 Aug 1998 112 years, 63 days FIN FlagFINUSA FlagUSA
Anna NielsenF 2 Apr 190419 Jun 2015111 years, 78 daysDEN FlagDENCAN FlagCAN
3 Julia LyngF 22 Dec 187826 Feb 1990111 years, 66 daysNOR FlagNORUSA FlagUSA
4 Gunhild FoersterF 28 Dec 18934 Feb 2005111 years, 38 daysNOR FlagNORUSA FlagUSA
Nels BergerM20 Oct 188522 Sep 1996110 years, 338 daysNOR FlagNORUSA FlagUSA
Conrad JohnsonM19 Jan 190423 Dec 2014110 years, 338 daysSWE FlagSWEUSA FlagUSA
Agnes SultanF15 Dec 18894 Sep 2000110 years, 264 daysSWE FlagSWEUSA FlagUSA
Anna SwensonF5 Oct 186018 Jun 1971110 years, 256 daysNOR FlagNORUSA FlagUSA
Olga NymanF6 Apr 188615 Dec 1996110 years, 253 daysSWE FlagSWECAN FlagCAN
5 Bertha WallinF13 Jan 18745 Aug 1984110 years, 205 daysDEN FlagDENUSA FlagUSA
6 Velgjer SvienF10 Oct 184223 Jan 1953110 years, 105 daysNOR FlagNORUSA FlagUSA
7 Ingemund PetersonM6 June 189421 Aug 2004110 years, 76 daysNOR FlagNORUSA FlagUSA
Olga JohnsonF31 Aug 188931 Oct 1999110 years, 61 daysSWE FlagSWEUSA FlagUSA
Ulla LundF25 July 190723 Aug 2017110 years, 29 daysDEN FlagDENUSA FlagUSA
8 Anna SilverdahlF30 Apr 189124 May 2001110 years, 24 daysSWE FlagSWEUSA FlagUSA
9 Gerda MortonF11 Jan 189029 Jan 2000110 years, 18 daysSWE FlagSWEUSA FlagUSA

Other cases
 Lina Gilbertsen[1] F10 Feb 186318 Mar 1973110 years, 36 daysNOR FlagNORUSA FlagUSA

Chronological list of the oldest living Nordic person since 1975

      Validated / Under 110       Living       Unvalidated

From To Name Sex Age when
oldest
Lifespan Country
of death
Before 197523 Feb 1975
Anna M Johansson F  ? –109 21 Nov 1865 – 23 Feb 1975
109 years, 94 days [2]
SWE FlagSWE
23 Feb 197513 Sept 1976
(1 yr, 203 days)
Johannes W Hansen M 107–109 10 Apr 1867 – 13 Sept 1976
109 years, 156 days
DEN FlagDEN
13 Sep 197625 May 1977
(254 days)
Clara Hedwin F 107–108 16 Jan 1869 – 25 May 1977
108 years, 129 days
SWE FlagSWE
25 May 197711 June 1977
(17 days)
Andrea Pedersen F 107 31 Mar 1870 – 11 Jun 1977
107 years, 72 days
DEN FlagDEN
11 Jun 197724 Aug 1977
(74 days)
Hulda Lie F 107 4 May 1870 – 24 Aug 1977
107 years, 112 days
NOR FlagNOR
24 Aug 19771 May 1978
(250 days)
Anna Wetterhall F 106–107 11 Oct 1870 – 1 May 1978
107 years, 202 days
SWE FlagSWE
1 May 19783 July 1978
(63 days)
Alfred Lagerstroem M 107 23 Mar 1871 – 3 July 1978
107 years, 102 days [3]
SWE FlagSWE
3 July 197825 July 1978
(22 days)
Anna Persson F 106 4 Aug 1871 – 25 July 1978
106 years, 355 days
SWE FlagSWE
25 July 197830 Aug 1978
(36 days)
Ludvig Froeysland M 106 17 Nov 1871 – 30 Aug 1978
106 years, 286 days
NOR FlagNOR
30 Aug
1978
19 Sep 1979
(1 yr, 20 days)
Karl Ljungberg M 106–107 20 Dec 1871 – 19 Sep 1979
107 years, 273 days
SWE FlagSWE
18 Mar 1981
(2 yrs, 200 days)
Carolina Nilsson F 106–109 20 Dec 1871 – 18 Mar 1981
109 years, 88 days
SWE FlagSWE
18 Mar 198130 Mar 1982
(1 yr, 12 days)
Julia Karlsson F 108–109 11 Apr 1872 – 30 Mar 1982
109 years, 353 days
SWE FlagSWE
30 Mar 198221 Jan 1986
(3 yrs, 297 days)
Wilhelmine Sande F 107–111 24 Oct 1874 – 21 Jan 1986
111 years, 89 days
SWE FlagSWE
21 Jan 19865 Jan 1987
(349 days)
Herman Smith-Johannsen M 110–111 15 June 1875 – 5 Jan 1987
111 years, 204 days
NOR FlagNOR
5 Jan 198720 Feb 1989
(2 yrs, 46 days)
Maren Bolette Torp F 110–112 21 Dec 1876 – 20 Feb 1989
112 years, 61 days
NOR FlagNOR
20 Feb 198931 Aug 1989
(192 days)
Fanny Nystroem F 110 30 Sep 1878 – 31 Aug 1989
110 years, 335 days
FIN FlagFIN
31 Aug 198917 Dec 1989
(108 days)
Aasne Hustveit F 109–110 2 Dec 1879 – 17 Dec 1989
110 years, 15 days
NOR FlagNOR
17 Dec 198928 Apr 1990
(132 days)
Ida Virenius F 108–109 7 Apr 1881 – 28 Apr 1990
109 years, 21 days
FIN FlagFIN
28 Apr 199021 Oct 1990
(176 days)
Alfrida Engblom F 108 11 Nov 1881 – 21 Oct 1990
108 years, 344 days
SWE FlagSWE
21 Oct 19909 June 1994
(3 yrs, 231 days)
Hulda Johansson F 108–112 24 Feb 1882 – 9 June 1994
112 years, 105 days
SWE FlagSWE
9 June 199419 Mar 1996
(1 yr, 284 days)
Anne Matthiesen F 109–111 26 Nov 1884 – 19 Mar 1996
111 years, 114 days
DEN FlagDEN
19 Mar 19966 Mar 1998
(1 yr, 353 days)
Laura Svehaug F 109–111 19 Nov 1886 – 6 Mar 1998
111 years, 107 days
NOR FlagNOR
6 Mar 199817 June 2000
(2 yrs, 103 days)
Maria Rothovius F 110–112 2 Oct 1887 – 17 June 2000
112 years, 259 days
FIN FlagFIN
17 Jun 20004 Aug 2000
(48 days)
Karen Jespersen F 111 5 May 1889 – 4 Aug 2000
111 years, 91 days
DEN FlagDEN
4 Aug 200020 Nov 2001
(1 yr, 108 days)
Elsa Moberg F 111–112 30 Jun 1889 – 20 Nov 2001
112 years, 143 days
SWE FlagSWE
20 Nov 200113 July 2002
(235 days)
Jenny Karlsson F 110 17 Oct 1891 – 13 July 2002
110 years, 269 days
SWE FlagSWE
13 July 200229 May 2003
(320 days)
Johanne Svensson F 110–111 24 Jan 1892 – 29 May 2003
111 years, 125 days
SWE FlagSWE
29 May 20036 Nov 2003
(161 days)
Anders Engberg M 110–111 1 July 1892 – 6 Nov 2003
111 years, 128 days
SWE FlagSWE
6 Nov 200322 Dec 2003
(46 days)
Harriet Holm F 109–110 13 Nov 1893 – 22 Dec 2003
110 years, 39 days
NOR FlagNOR
22 Dec 20033 Mar 2004
(72 days)
Borghild Nilsen F 110 2 Dec 1893 – 3 Mar 2004
110 years, 92 days
NOR FlagNOR
3 Mar 200431 Dec 2005
(1 yr, 303 days)
Hilda Haekkinen F 109–111 18 Mar 1894 – 31 Dec 2005
111 years, 288 days
FIN FlagFIN
31 Dec 200515 May 2008
(2 yrs, 136 days)
Astrid Zachrison F 110–113 15 May 1895 – 15 May 2008
113 years, 0 days
SWE FlagSWE
15 May 20081 Jan 2009
(231 days)
Aarne Arvonen M 110–111 4 Aug 1897 – 1 Jan 2009
111 years, 150 days
FIN FlagFIN
1 Jan 20099 Apr 2009
(98 days)
Jenny Hanssen F 109 30 Apr 1899 – 9 Apr 2009
109 years, 344 days
NOR FlagNOR
9 Apr 20099 June 2010
(1 yr, 61 days)
Gudrun Onshuus F 109–110 17 July 1899 – 9 June 2010
110 years, 327 days
NOR FlagNOR
9 June 201010 Jan 2011
(215 days)
Maria Eriksson F 110 28 Mar 1900 – 10 Jan 2011
110 years, 288 days
SWE FlagSWE
10 Jan 201131 Oct 2011
(294 days)
Helene Nilsen F 109–110 7 Apr 1901 – 31 Oct 2011
110 years, 207 days
NOR FlagNOR
31 Oct 201121 Apr 2012
(173 days)
Kristi Oektedalen F 109 29 Jun 1902 – 21 Apr 2012
109 years, 297 days
NOR FlagNOR
21 Apr 20122 Dec 2013
(1 yr, 225 days)
Ruth Engstrom F 109–111 23 Sept 1902 – 2 Dec 2013
111 years, 70 days
SWE FlagSWE
2 Dec 201312 Apr 2015
(1 yr, 131 days)
Selma Tuominen F 110–111 19 July 1903 – 12 Apr 2015
111 years, 267 days
FIN FlagFIN
12 Apr 20154 Jan 2017
(1 yr, 267 days)
Elisabet Ekenaes F 110–112 26 Dec 1904 – 4 Jan 2017
112 years, 9 days
NOR FlagNOR
4 Jan 201722 July 2017
(199 days)
Ellen Brandenborg F 110–111 7 Jan 1906 – 22 July 2017
111 years, 196 days
DEN FlagDEN
22 July 201728 Mar 2018
(249 days)
Alice Ostlund F 110–111 8 Dec 1906 – 28 Mar 2018
111 years, 110 days
SWE FlagSWE
28 Mar 201824 July 2019
(1 yr, 118 days)
Carl Mattsson M 110–111 7 Mar 1908 – 24 July 2019
111 years, 139 days
SWE FlagSWE
24 July 2019Present
0 years, 317 days
Karla L Jensen F 111–112* Born 7 May 1908
112 years, 30 days
Living in
DEN FlagDEN

Chronological list of the oldest living Nordic man since 1983

      Validated / Under 110       Living       Unvalidated

From To Name Age when
oldest
Lifespan Country
of death
 ?13 Sept 1976
Johannes W Hansen  ? –109 10 Apr 1867 – 13 Sep 1976
109 years, 156 days
DEN FlagDEN
 ?3 July 1978
Alfred Lagerstroem  ? –107 23 Mar 1871 – 3 July 1978
107 years, 102 days
SWE FlagSWE
3 July 197830 Aug 1978
(58 days)
Ludvig Froeysland 106 17 Nov 1871 – 30 Aug 1978
106 years, 286 days
NOR FlagNOR
30 Aug 197819 Sep 1979
(1 yr, 20 days)
Karl Ljungberg 106–107 20 Dec 1871 – 19 Sep 1979
107 years, 273 days
SWE FlagSWE
 ?26 Jan 1983
Anton Jakobsen  ? –108 13 Dec 1874 – 26 Jan 1983
108 years, 44 days
NOR FlagNOR
26 Jan 19835 Jan 1987
(3 yrs, 344 days)
Herman Smith-Johannsen 107–111 15 June 1875 – 5 Jan 1987
111 years, 204 days
NOR FlagNOR
5 Jan 19872 Nov 1987
(301 days)
Petter Iversen 108–109 13 Aug 1878 – 2 Nov 1987
109 years, 81 days
NOR FlagNOR
2 Nov 198728 May 1988
(208 days)
Johannes Hansen 108 28 July 1879 – 28 May 1988
108 years, 305 days
DEN FlagDEN
28 May 198819 Dec 1989
(1 yr, 205 days)
Erik Arnegaard 106–107 25 Mar 1882 – 19 Dec 1989
107 years, 269 days
NOR FlagNOR
19 Dec 19895 July 1993
(3 yrs, 198 days)
Nikolaus Henriksson 106–109 11 Nov 1883 – 5 July 1993
109 years, 236 days
SWE FlagSWE
5 July 19933 Apr 1994
(272 days)
Oskar Pettersson 107–108 9 Sept 1885 – 3 Apr 1994
108 years, 206 days
SWE FlagSWE
3 Apr 199411 Apr 1995
(1 yr, 8 days)
Egard Andersson 107–108 9 Jan 1887 – 11 Apr 1995
108 years, 92 days
SWE FlagSWE
11 Apr 199522 Apr 1995
(11 days)
Arne Olaisen 106 19 Oct 1888 – 22 Apr 1995
106 years, 185 days
NOR FlagNOR
22 Apr 199516 Jan 1998
(2 yrs, 269 days)
Severin K Fosse 106–108 15 Feb 1889 – 16 Jan 1998
108 years, 335 days
NOR FlagNOR
16 Jan 199812 June 1998
(147 days)
Amund Vermedal 108 4 Dec 1889 – 12 June 1998
108 years, 190 days
NOR FlagNOR
12 Jun 199817 Jan 1999
(219 days)
Carl Silius Moeller 107–108 12 Oct 1890 – 17 Jan 1999
108 years, 97 days
DEN FlagDEN
17 Jan 199925 Oct 1999
(281 days)
Nils Elowsson 108–109 23 Oct 1890 – 25 Oct 1999
109 years, 2 days
SWE FlagSWE
25 Oct 19996 Aug 2001
(1 yr, 285 days)
Nils Sundberg 107–109 23 Mar 1892 – 6 Aug 2001
109 years, 136 days
SWE FlagSWE
6 Aug 20016 Nov 2003
(2 yrs, 92 days)
Anders Engberg 109–111 1 July 1892 – 6 Nov 2003
111 years, 128 days
SWE FlagSWE
6 Nov 200316 Aug 2005
(1 yr, 283 days)
Vaino Hanhijoki 107–109 6 June 1896 – 16 Aug 2005
109 years, 71 days
FIN FlagFIN
16 Aug 20051 Jan 2009
(3 yrs, 138 days)
Aarne Arvonen 108–111 4 Aug 1897 – 1 Jan 2009
111 years, 150 days
FIN FlagFIN
1 Jan 200918 Apr 2010
(1 yr, 107 days)
Jorgen Rustad 108–109 12 Aug 1900 – 18 Apr 2010
109 years, 249 days
NOR FlagNOR
18 Apr 201030 Sept 2010
(165 days)
Helge Fjeldstad 107 7 Oct 1902 – 30 Sep 2010
107 years, 358 days
NOR FlagNOR
30 Sep 20108 Dec 2010
(69 days)
Nils Fritiof 107–108 2 Nov 1902 – 8 Dec 2010
108 years, 36 days
SWE FlagSWE
8 Dec 201013 June 2012
(1 yr, 188 days)
Sven Hedberg 106–108 13 Dec 1903 – 13 Jun 2012
108 years, 183 days
SWE FlagSWE
13 Jun 20126 Feb 2013
(238 days)
Aage Nielsen 107–108 29 Nov 1904 – 6 Feb 2013
108 years, 69 days
DEN FlagDEN
6 Feb 20138 Dec 2014
(1 yr, 305 days)
Erik Andersson 107–109 28 Oct 1905 – 8 Dec 2014
109 years, 42 days
SWE FlagSWE
8 Dec 201415 May 2016
(1 yr, 159 days)
Georg Jensen 108–109 14 Jun 1906 – 15 May 2016
109 years, 336 days
DEN FlagDEN
15 May 201623 July 2016
(69 days)
Carl Falck 108–109 27 May 1907 – 23 Jul 2016
109 years, 57 days
NOR FlagNOR
23 July 201624 July 2019
(3 yrs, 1 day)
Carl Mattsson 108–111 7 Mar 1908 – 24 July 2019
111 years, 139 days
SWE FlagSWE
24 July 201919 Aug 2019
(26 days)
Hjalmar Gregersen 108 9 Apr 1911 – 19 Aug 2019
108 years, 132 days
NOR FlagNOR
19 Aug 2019Present
0 years, 291 days
Eloff G Rasmussen 107–108* Born 15 Feb 1912
108 years, 111 days
Living in
DEN FlagDEN

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