This is a list of South Korean claims to supercentenarian status. As of yet, none of these have been verified - they are all unverified. Claims over 115 are longevity claims and longevity myths.

Living South Korean supercentenarian claims

Below is a list of the living supercentenarian claims from South Korea. Those that are unvalidated have provided no documents to support the age claimed.       Unvalidated

Rank Name Sex Birth Age as of 21 Jan 2021 Place
of residence
Kim So-yoon F 1907? 113 years, 21 days+? Ulsan

List of South Korean supercentenarian claims (110-114)

      Deceased (Validated)       Living       Unvalidated

Rank Name Sex Birth date Death date/
Last confirmed alive
Age
Kim Geum-hong [1] F 22 Mar 1899? 26 Mar 2013 114 years, 4 days?
Baek Kyung-sun [2] F Sep 1904? fl. 2018 114 years 0 days+
Yong Geum [3] F 6 Oct 1904? fl.13 July 2018 fl.113 years 280 days+?
Kim So-yoon [4] F 1907? Living 113 years, 21 days+?
Um Jae-Gun [5] F 10 May 1895? 5 Dec 2006 111 years, 209 days
Shin Hang Nyeon [6] F Jan 1901? fl. May 2012 111 years, 91+ days
Shin Hyo Sik [7] M 1 Oct 1897? fl. Dec 2007 110 years, 61+ days
Pyo clan [8] F 5 Oct 1896? fl. Dec 2006 110 years, 57+ days
Kim Heung Soon [9] M 1895? fl. May 2005 110 years, 0+ days

South Korean emigrants supercentenarians

      Deceased (Validated)       Living       Unvalidated

Rank Name Sex Birth date Death date/
Last confirmed alive
Age Country of death
Sun Choe F 28 May 1908 Living 112 years, 238 days United StatesUSA
Ja Hyung Lee M 27 Aug 1910 Living 110 years, 147 days CanadaCAN
Pei Punson F 20 Mar 1886 4 May 1996 110 years, 45 days JapanJPN

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