This is a list of supercentenarians born in 1879. As of 18 November 2020, 25 of them have been verified by the GRG. 3 people are currently pending as of January 2015, which means that there is sufficient evidence to support the claims, but the verification process has not yet been completed.

There are 7 additional cases on the list for which research has been made, but whose claims have not yet been reviewed and processed by the GRG. This category is referred to as ”unverified”.

Cohort extinction took place on 12 July 1995 when Tane Ikai of Japan passed away at the age of 116 years, 175 days.

List

      Validated       Pending       Unvalidated

Rank Name Sex Birth Death Age Country
1 Tane Ikai F 18 Jan 1879 12 July 1995 116 years, 175 days JapanJPN
2 Rosa Comfort F 21 Jan 1879 6 Nov 1992 113 years, 290 days United Kingdom UK
3 Lillian Ross F 24 Aug 1879 20 Mar 1993 113 years, 208 days CanadaCAN
4 Cora Humphrey F 4 Sept 1879 1 Nov 1992 113 years, 58 days United StatesUSA
Helen Obermayer F 20 Jan 1879 20 Nov 1991 112 years, 304 days HungaryHUNUnited StatesUSA
5 Sadie Mayer F 7 Nov 1879 7 Aug 1992 112 years, 274 days United StatesUSA
6 Katherine Jones F 20 Aug 1879 27 Apr 1992 112 years, 241 days United StatesUSA
Lillie Gaddy F 24 July 1879 13 Jan 1992 112 years, 173 days United StatesUSA
Take Abe [1] F 31 July 1879 17 Oct 1991 112 years, 78 days JapanJPN
7 James Wiggins M 15 Oct 1879 16 Oct 1991 112 years, 1 day United StatesUSA
8 Mathilde Gauchou F 19 Mar 1879 30 Dec 1990 111 years, 286 days FranceFRA
Florence Rowland F 16 Mar 1879 26 Dec 1990 111 years, 285 days United StatesUSA
9 Lottie Lewis F 4 May 1879 30 Dec 1990 111 years, 240 days United StatesUSA
Alice Barwise F 6 Feb 1879 8 July 1990 111 years, 152 days United StatesUSA
10 Dollie Bushey F 17 Feb 1879 8 May 1990 111 years, 80 days United StatesUSA
Fuyo Baba F 10 Jan 1879 16 Feb 1990 111 years, 37 days JapanJPN
11 Edith Land F 20 Feb 1879 19 Feb 1990 110 years, 364 days United StatesUSA
12 Eiju Tsuru M 4 Feb 1879 11 Jan 1990 110 years, 341 days JapanJPN
Rosa Rader F 27 Mar 1879 1 Feb 1990 110 years, 311 days United StatesUSA
13 Katherine Aiken F 24 Mar 1879 12 Jan 1990 110 years, 294 days United StatesUSA
Clara Gould F 16 Mar 1879 27 Dec 1989 110 years, 286 days United StatesUSA
14 Galo Leoz M 22 Apr 1879 23 Jan 1990 110 years, 276 days SpainESP
15 Mary Bodie F 15 Mar 1879 10 Dec 1989 110 years, 270 days United StatesUSA
16 A.L.M. M 11 Apr 1879 1 Jan 1990 110 years, 265 days SpainESP
17 Henri Perignon M 14 Oct 1879 18 June 1990 110 years, 247 days FranceFRA
Francesca Adelfio F 4 Mar 1879 4 Nov 1989 110 years, 245 days Italy ITA
Emma Lee F 14 Oct 1879 16 May 1990 110 years, 241 days GermanyGERUnited StatesUSA
18 Laura Dunlap F 16 July 1879 28 Feb 1990 110 years, 227 days United StatesUSA
19 Laura Scales F 13 Nov 1879 12 June 1990 110 years, 211 days United StatesUSA
20 Martha Sagendorph F 22 Feb 1879 30 June 1989 110 years, 128 days United StatesUSA
21 Ida Ereon F 18 Feb 1879 22 June 1989 110 years, 124 days United StatesUSA
22 R.P.M. F 24 May 1879 8 Sept 1989 110 years, 107 days SpainESP
23 Ida Alligier F 27 Sept 1879 30 Nov 1989 110 years, 64 days United StatesUSA
Mary Horton F 4 Feb 1879 26 Feb 1989 110 years, 22 days United Kingdom UK CanadaCAN
24 Aasne Hustveit F 2 Dec 1879 17 Dec 1989 110 years, 15 days NorwayNOR
Toki Sakaura F 15 Feb 1879 22 Feb 1989 110 years, 7 days JapanJPN
25 Zoe Hiehle F 19 Aug 1879 25 Aug 1989 110 years, 6 days United Kingdom UK United StatesUSA

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