Olga Shavrova
Olga Shavrova
Birth: 2 July 1910
Krasnoyarsk, Krasnoyarsk Krai, Russia
Age: 110 years, 120 days
Country: RussiaRUS
Unvalidated

Olga Ivanovna Shavrova (Russian: Ольга Ивановна Шаврова; born 2 July 1910) is a Russian supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).

Biography

Shavrova was born in Krasnoyarsk, Krasnoyarsk Krai, Russia, on 2 July 1910. She was born in a wealthy family; her mother was from a merchant family and her father was a chain store manager. She lived with her mother in Novosibirsk during the the Russian Civil War. In 1930, she started attending the Tomsk State Medical Institute. By the age of 25, she became a psychiatrist. During World War II and the Great Patriotic War, she lived with her family in Tomsk, Tomsk Oblast, where she continued to work in the healthcare sector. After the wars ended, she was awarded the medal "For Valiant Labour in the Great Patriotic War 1941–1945" and the Medal "For Labour Valour". She had 4 children: Vladimir, Natalya, Marina and Elena.

At the age of 61, she moved to Zarechny, Penza Oblast. At the age of 110, she had 7 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and 4 great-great-grandchildren. She is cared for by her daughter and granddaughter since circa 2010.

Shavrova currently lives in Zarechny, Penza Oblast, Russia, at the age of 110 years, 120 days.

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