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This is a list of people who born on leap day (29 February), which happens every four years, who lived at to least 108, or in their terms 27 years old.

Mary Norris, the oldest validated person ever to be born on 29 February.

born

      Deceased (Validated) / Under 110       Living

Rank Name Sex Birth Death Age Other Age Country
1 Mary Norris F 29 Feb 1892 12 Sept 2002 27 years, 826 days 110 years, 195 days United StatesUSA
2 Ethel Nickens F 29 Feb 1888 30 Mar 1998 27 years, 761 days 110 years, 30 days United StatesUSA
3 Hirsch Smulowitz [1][2] M 29 Feb 1824 9 Sept 1933 27 years, 558 days 109 years, 193 days RussiaRUSUnited StatesUSA
4 Hans Schornack [3] M 29 Feb 1912 Living 28 years, 235 days 109 years, 235 days GermanyGER
5 Margarete Knapp [4] F 29 Feb 1912 31 Jan 2021 27 years, 337 days 108 years, 337 days GermanyGER
6 Miyoko Dake [5] F 29 Feb 1912 c.29 Dec 2020 27 years, c.304 days 108 years, c.304 days JapanJPN
7 Eugene Florence [6] M 29 Feb 1904 12 Sept 2012 27 years, 196 days 108 years, 196 days United StatesUSA
8 Elena Siriteanu F 29 Feb 1908 c.25 July 2016 27 years, c. 147 days 108 years, c.147 days RomaniaROU

This is a list of people who died on leap day (29 February) who lived at to least 108.

Violet Wood, the oldest validated person ever who died on 29 February.

died

      Deceased / Under 110       Limbo       Age Questionable       Unvalidated

Rank Name Sex Birth Death Age Country
Halum Al-Danaawi [7] F 1898/1899? 29 Feb 2012 113 years, 0+ days? LebanonLBN
1 Violet Wood F 2 Sept 1899 29 Feb 2012 112 years, 180 days United Kingdom UK
2 Chisato Ito F 1 Mar 1896 7/29 Feb 2008 111 years, 343-365 days JapanJPN
Adam Ozelis M 24 Dec 1852? 29 Feb 1964 111 years, 65 days? LithuaniaLTUUnited StatesUSA
3 Marie-Rose Theriault F 8 Sept 1889 29 Feb 2000 110 years, 174 days CanadaCAN
4 Gertrude Schultz F 21 Feb 1862 29 Feb 1972 110 years, 8 days GermanyGERUnited StatesUSA
5 Pierre-Paul Marchelli [8] M 6 Oct 1910 29 Feb 2020 109 years, 146 days CanadaCAN
6 George Clifford Hughes M 23 Feb 1899 29 Feb 2008 109 years, 6 days United StatesUSA
7 Telesphore Beaudry [9] M 24 June 1895 29 Feb 2004 108 years, 250 days CanadaCAN
8 Ane Soerensen F 16 Jan 1892 29 Feb 2000 108 years, 44 days DenmarkDEN

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