This is a list of oldest people from Estonia.

Living (Women 105+, Men 104+)

Rank Name Sex Birth date Age as of 29 Oct 2020
1 Anonymous [1] F 10 July/25 Aug 1913 107 years, 65 days+
2 Ottilie-Armilde Tinnuri [2] F 3 Feb 1914 106 years, 268 days
3 Aleksandr Razguljajev [3] M 13 Jan 1915 105 years, 289 days
4 Erna Asu [4] F 13 Aug 1915 105 years, 77 days
5 Hugo-Eduard Vaino M 10 Oct 1915 105 years, 19 days

Oldest Estonians ever (106+)

Rank Name Sex Birth Death Age
- Maria Tomson F 27 Dec 1853? 26 Apr 1966 112 years, 120 days?
1 Elle Malberg F 10 Apr 1907 16 Dec 2015 108 years, 250 days
2 Marta Kivi [5] F 5 Feb 1912 23 Aug 2020 108 years, 200 days
3 Maria Orutalu F 29 July 1903 3 Feb 2012 108 years, 189 days
4 Ann Molder [6] F 17 July 1863 8 Jan 1972 108 years, 175 days
5 Anna Jurnas F 6 Jan 1892 22 Mar 2000 108 years, 76 days
6 Elisabet Parkson (b.RussiaRUS) F 22 Dec 1899 21 Feb 2008 108 years, 61 days
7 Julie Talts [7] F 25 Nov 1865 2 Jan 1974 108 years, 38 days
8 Alviine Rohtla F 13 Dec 1892 11 Jan 2001 108 years, 29 days
9 Adeele Kisant F 12 Mar 1890 4 Apr 1998 108 years, 23 days
10 Anna Reinok F 28 Feb 1880 Feb 1988 107 years, 338+ days
11 Elfriede-Helene Kukk [8] F 5 Mar 1905 1 Feb 2013 107 years, 333 days
12 Anna Kutt [9] F 18 Feb 1911 10 Dec 2018 107 years, 295 days
13 Arved Tamm M 31 Jan 1910 14 Nov 2017 107 years, 287 days
14 Juhan Kallaste M 19 Dec 1891 28 Aug 1999 107 years, 252 days
15 Maria Kolk [10] F 25 Nov 1910 6 June 2018 107 years, 193 days
16 Olga Mihhailova [11] F 16 June 1910 18 Oct 2017 107 years, 124 days
17 Liina Leppik F 13 Nov 1887 1 Feb 1995 107 years, 80 days
18 Vally-Emilie Heinola F 9 July 1913 25 Aug 2020 107 years, 47 days
19 Liisi Vilt F 2 Jan 1898 16 Feb 2005 107 years, 45 days
20 Ellen Latt [12] F 1 Mar 1913 4 Apr 2020 107 years, 34 days
21 Marie Hunt [13] F 7 Apr 1893 7 May 2000 107 years, 30 days
22 Anonymous F 10 July/25 Aug 1913 Living 107 years, 65 days+
23 Hilda Muursepp F 5 Apr 1913 28 Feb 2020 106 years, 329 days
24 Hilda Kasela [14] F 4 Sept 1903 1 July 2010 106 years, 300 days
25 Juuli Laane [15] F 14 Jan 1883 10 Sept 1989 106 years, 239 days
26 Amalie-Vilhelmine Saia [16] F 24 Feb 1910 3 Oct 2016 106 years, 222 days
27 Anna Timmer [17] F 13 July 1906 18 Feb 2013 106 years, 220 days
28 Helene Lumi [18] F 26 July 1908 19 Feb 2015 106 years, 208 days
29 Ottilie-Armilde Tinnuri F 3 Feb 1914 Living 106 years, 268 days
30 Evgenia Altosaar F 13 Dec 1898 19 May 2005 106 years, 157 days
31 Aliide-Julianne Pedraudse F 14 Jan 1896 28 May 2002 106 years, 134 days
32 Gerta Virolane [19] F 20 Jan 1914 20 May 2020 106 years, 121 days
33 Alla Kaljula [20] F 26 Sept 1904 18 Dec 2010 106 years, 83 days
34 Adele Lettens F 15 Dec 1895 7 Mar 2002 106 years, 82 days
35 Elbert Vaabo [21] M 23 Dec 1906 26 Feb 2013 106 years, 65 days
36 Karl Plutus M 11 Sept 1904 12 Nov 2010 106 years, 62 days
37 August Turp [22] M 4 Apr 1887 4 June 1993 106 years, 61 days
38 Meeta Penner [23] F 15 Sept 1905 9 Nov 2011 106 years, 55 days
39 Salme Sabolotny [24] F 2 Aug 1911 5 Sept 2017 106 years, 34 days
40 Alma Kraas [25] F 17 Mar 1900 20 Mar 2006 106 years, 3 days

Oldest men (104+)

Rank Name Birth Death Age
1 Arved Tamm 31 Jan 1910 14 Nov 2017 107 years, 287 days
2 Juhan Kallaste 19 Dec 1891 28 Aug 1999 107 years, 252 days
3 Elbert Vaabo [21] 23 Dec 1906 26 Feb 2013 106 years, 65 days
4 Karl Plutus 11 Sept 1904 12 Nov 2010 106 years, 62 days
5 August Turp [22] 4 Apr 1887 4 June 1993 106 years, 61 days
6 Evald Rooma [26] 6 July 1911 24 May 2017 105 years, 322 days
7 Leo Ginovker [27] 27 Aug 1914 8 May 2020 105 years, 255 days
8 Aleksandr Razguljajev 13 Jan 1915 Living 105 years, 289 days
9 Heinrich-Eduard Munti 13 Aug 1908 22 Jan 2014 105 years, 162 days
10 Jaan Viljamaa [28] 6 July 1892 4 Nov 1997 105 years, 121 days
11 Osvald Kaasik [29] 14 Jan 1893 8 Apr 1998 105 years, 84 days
12 Hugo-Eduard Vaino [30] 10 Oct 1915 Living 105 years, 19 days
13 Johannes Tark 24 Mar 1900 26 Dec 2004 104 years, 277 days
14 Villem Soelsepp [31] 15 Nov 1894 10 July 1999 104 years, 237 days
15 Alfred Rass [32] 2 Apr 1908 21 Sept 2012 104 years, 172 days
16 Ants Ilus 20 Sept 1901 3 Feb 2006 104 years, 136 days
17 Eduard Ilves 29 Jan 1899 29 Apr 2003 104 years, 90 days
18 Albert Peebo [33] 4 Dec 1908 30 Jan 2013 104 years, 57 days
19 Andres Mets [34] 4 Oct 1906 29 Oct 2010 104 years, 25 days

Incomplete cases

Name Sex Birth Death Age
Anastassija Krutilova (b.RussiaRUS)[35] F 6 June 1891? fl.22 Oct 1998 107 years, 143 days+
Elisabeth Nemvalts [36] F 20 Aug 1881 1988 106 years, 134 days+
Marie Sika (b.RussiaRUS)[37] F 1828? c.21 July 1934 106 years?
Liisa Mattis [38] F before 6 May 1890 before 6 May 1996 106 years
Mihkel Klein M 16 Mar 1854 1960 105/106 years
Peeter Pooden [39] M 1891 1996 105 years

Oldest emigrants (Women 107+, Men 104+)

Rank Name Sex Birth Death Age Country
1 Marta Kallas F 26 Dec 1904 31 May 2014 109 years, 155 days AustraliaAUS
2 Teisi Vainsalu F 13 Nov 1904 12 Nov 2013 108 years, 364 days United StatesUSA
3 Marie Arndt [40] F 20 Sept 1878 27 Apr 1987 108 years, 219 days GermanyGER
4 Katarina Beckman [41] F 27 May 1902 23 Oct 2010 108 years, 149 days SwedenSWE
5 Pauline Koinberg [42] F 1 Mar 1910 20 Jan 2018 107 years, 325 days SwedenSWE
6 Illa Toompuu [43] F 25 Oct 1912 Living 108 years, 4 days United StatesUSA
7 Antonie Soonpaa F 5 Aug 1898 20 Jan 2006 107 years, 168 days United StatesUSA
8 Lilly Kingu [44] F 2 Mar 1907 8 June 2014 107 years, 98 days CanadaCAN
9 Leo Praks [45] M 10 Sept 1911 19 Oct 2018 107 years, 39 days AustraliaAUS
10 Mathilde Eilau [46] F 23 Jan 1891 or
4 Feb 1892
5/7 Feb 1998 107 years, 13 days or
106 years, 3 days
United StatesUSA
11 Kustav Oidermann [47] M 9 Dec 1884 23 Apr 1991 106 years, 135 days United StatesUSA
12 Bruno Vingisaar [48] M 28 Dec 1907 12 May 2013 105 years, 135 days FinlandFIN
13 Aarno Parna M 7 Oct 1899 15 Dec 2004 105 years, 69 days United StatesUSA
14 Tiit Hanson [49] M 21 Dec 1910 22 July 2015 104 years, 213 days United Kingdom UK
15 Voldemar Tilk M 23 Dec 1897 26 May 2002 104 years, 154 days CanadaCAN
16 Bernhard Holberg [50] M 18 Sept 1903 7 Feb 2008 104 years, 142 days CanadaCAN

Chronological list of the oldest living person in Estonia since 1988

      Under 110       Living       Pending       Unvalidated

From To Name Sex Age when
oldest
Lifespan
? 8 Jan 1972
Ann Molder F ?–108 17 July 1863 – 8 Jan 1972
108 years, 175 days
8 Jan 1972 2 Jan 1974
(1 yr, 359 days)
Julie Talts F 106–108 25 Nov 1865 – 2 Jan 1974
108 years, 38 days
2 Jan 1974 Dec 1975
(1 yr, 333 days+)
Irina Soovik [51] F 102–103 7 Dec 1871 – Dec 1975
103 years, 359 days+
Dec 1975 29 Sept 1976
(273 days+)
Tiina Ruiga [52] F 102–103 21 June 1873 – 29 Sept 1976
103 years, 100 days
29 Sept 1976 27 Jan 1978
(1 yr, 120 days)
Julia Virma [53] F 101–102 19 Feb 1875 – 27 Jan 1978
102 years, 342 days
? Feb 1988
Anna Reinok F ?–107 28 Feb 1880 – Feb 1988
107 years, 338 days+
Feb 1988 10 Sept 1989
(1 yr, 194 days)
Juuli Laane F 105–106 14 Jan 1883 – 10 Sept 1989
106 years, 239 days
10 Sept 1989 26 Sept 1990
(1 yr, 16 days)
Marie Kaljulaid [54] F 102–103 4 Mar 1887 – 26 Sept 1990
103 years, 206 days
26 Sept 1990 4 June 1993
(2 yrs, 251 days)
August Turp M 103–106 4 Apr 1887 – 4 June 1993
106 years, 61 days
4 June 1993 1 Feb 1995
(1 yr, 242 days)
Liina Leppik F 105–107 13 Nov 1887 – 1 Feb 1995
107 years, 80 days
1 Feb 1995 1996
(334 days+)
Anna Kurrut F 104–105/6 16 Feb 1890 – 1996
105 years, 319 days+
1996 4 Apr 1998
(1 yr, 94 days+)
Adeele Kisant F 105/6–108 12 Mar 1890 – 4 Apr 1998
108 years, 23 days
4 Apr 1998 28 Aug 1999
(1 yr, 146 days)
Juhan Kallaste M 106–107 19 Dec 1891 – 28 Aug 1999
107 years, 252 days
28 Aug 1999 22 Mar 2000
(207 days)
Anna Jurnas F 107–108 6 Jan 1892 – 22 Mar 2000
108 years, 76 days
22 Mar 2000 11 Jan 2001
(295 days)
Alviine Rohtla F 107–108 13 Dec 1892 – 11 Jan 2001
108 years, 29 days
11 Jan 2001 7 Mar 2002
(1 yr, 55 days)
Adele Lettens F 105–106 15 Dec 1895 – 7 Mar 2002
106 years, 82 days
7 Mar 2002 28 May 2002
(82 days)
Aliide-Julianne Pedraudse F 106 14 Jan 1896 – 28 May 2002
106 years, 134 days
28 May 2002 16 Feb 2005
(2 yrs, 264 days)
Liisi Vilt F 104–107 2 Jan 1898 – 16 Feb 2005
107 years, 45 days
16 Feb 2005 19 May 2005
(92 days)
Evgenia Altosaar F 106 13 Dec 1898 – 19 May 2005
106 years, 157 days
19 May 2005 21 Feb 2008
(2 yrs, 278 days)
Elisabet Parkson F 105–108 22 Dec 1899 – 21 Feb 2008
108 years, 61 days
21 Feb 2008 3 Feb 2012
(3 yrs, 347 days)
Maria Orutalu F 104–108 29 July 1903 – 3 Feb 2012
108 years, 189 days
3 Feb 2012 1 Feb 2013
(364 days)
Elfriede-Helene Kukk F 106–107 5 Mar 1905 – 1 Feb 2013
107 years, 333 days
1 Feb 2013 18 Feb 2013
(17 days)
Anna Timmer F 106 13 July 1906 – 18 Feb 2013
106 years, 220 days
18 Feb 2013 26 Feb 2013
(8 days)
Elbert Vaabo M 106 23 Dec 1906 – 26 Feb 2013
106 years, 65 days
26 Feb 2013 16 Dec 2015
(2 yrs, 293 days)
Elle Malberg F 105-108 10 Apr 1907 – 16 Dec 2015
108 years, 250 days
16 Dec 2015 14 Nov 2017
(1 yr, 333 days)
Arved Tamm M 105–107 31 Jan 1910 – 14 Nov 2017
107 years, 287 days
14 Nov 2017 6 June 2018
(204 days)
Maria Kolk F 106–107 25 Nov 1910 – 6 June 2018
107 years, 193 days
6 June 2018 10 Dec 2018
(187 days)
Anna Kutt F 107 18 Feb 1911 – 10 Dec 2018
107 years, 295 days
10 Dec 2018 23 Aug 2020
(1 year, 256 days)
Marta Kivi F 106–108 5 Feb 1912 – 23 Aug 2020
108 years, 200 days
23 Aug 2020 25 Aug 2020
(2 days)
Vally-Emilie Heinola F 107 9 July 1913 – 25 Aug 2020
107 years, 47 days
25 Aug 2020 Present
0 years, 65 days
Anonymous F 107* 10 July/25 Aug 1913
107 years, 65 days+

Chronological list of the oldest living man in Estonia since 1993

      Under 110       Living       Pending       Unvalidated

From To Name Age when
oldest
Lifespan
? 3 June 1993
August Turp ?-106 4 Apr 1887 – 4 June 1993
106 years, 61 days
4 June 1993 1994
(211 days+)
Grigori Valkevic 103/4 2 Dec 1890 – 1994
103 years, 30 days+
1994 28 Aug 1999
(4 yrs, 240 days+)
Juhan Kallaste 102/3-107 19 Dec 1891 – 28 Aug 1999
107 years, 252 days
28 Aug 1999 26 Sept 2000
(1 yr, 29 days)
Jaan Kraav 101-102 12 July 1898 – 26 Sept 2000
102 years, 76 days
26 Sept 2000 7 Dec 2001
(1 yr, 72 days)
Johannes Bitter 101-102 28 Jan 1899 – 7 Dec 2001
102 years, 313 days
7 Dec 2001 29 Apr 2003
(1 yr, 143 days)
Eduard Ilves 102-104 29 Jan 1899 – 29 Apr 2003
104 years, 90 days
29 Apr 2003 26 Dec 2004
(1 yr, 241 days)
Johannes Tark 103-104 24 Mar 1900 – 26 Dec 2004
104 years, 277 days
26 Dec 2004 12 Jan 2005
(17 days)
Karl Viilu 103 5 Aug 1901 – 12 Jan 2005
103 years, 160 days
12 Jan 2005 3 Feb 2006
(1 yr, 22 days)
Ants Ilus 103-104 20 Sept 1901 – 3 Feb 2006
104 years, 136 days
3 Feb 2006 8 Feb 2006
(5 days)
Martin Selli 103 30 Dec 1902 – 8 Feb 2006
103 years, 40 days
? 12 Nov 2010
Karl Plutus ?-106 11 Sept 1904 – 12 Nov 2010
106 years, 62 days
12 Nov 2010 26 Feb 2013
(2 yrs, 106 days)
Elbert Vaabo 103-106 23 Dec 1906 – 26 Feb 2013
106 years, 65 days
26 Feb 2013 22 Jan 2014
(330 days)
Heinrich-Eduard Munti 104-105 13 Aug 1908 – 22 Jan 2014
105 years, 162 days
22 Jan 2014 14 Nov 2017
(3 yrs, 296 days)
Arved Tamm 103–107 31 Jan 1910 – 14 Nov 2017
107 years, 287 days
14 Nov 2017 8 May 2020
(2 yrs, 176 days)
Leo Ginovker 103-105 27 Aug 1914 – 8 May 2020
105 years, 255 days
8 May 2020 Present
0 years, 174 days
Aleksandr Razguljajev 105* Born 13 Jan 1915
105 years, 289 days

References

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    Estonian Cemetery Database
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    Estonian Cemetery Database
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  35. Vanahärra Poska ootab uut sajandit Eesti Päevaleht
  36. Elisabeth Nemvalts (Peetso) Geni
  37. Maeti 106-aastane naine. Maa Hääl
  38. Meie auväärses eas olevad inimesed Eesti Päevaleht
  39. Meie auväärses eas olevad inimesed Eesti Päevaleht
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  41. Katarina Beckman (Wikström) Geni
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    Lilly Anita Kingu (Laaberg) Geni
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    Mathilde Eilau SSDI Fold 3
  47. Kistav Mihkel Oidermann Geni
  48. Bruno Vingisaar Geni
  49. Tiit Hanson Geni
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  51. Rino/Irina Soovik Geni
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    Tiina Ruiga Geni
  53. Julia Virma Estonian Cemetery Portal
  54. Marie Kaljulaid Estonian Cemetery Portal

See also

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