Olive Boar on her 113th birthday.
|Birth:||29 September 1904|
Ipswich, England, UK
|Death:||28 August 2018|
Felixstowe, England, UK
|Age:||113 years, 333 days|
Olive Evelyn Boar (née Macro; 29 September 1904 – 28 August 2018) was a validated British supercentenarian who was the oldest living person in the United Kingdom.
Olive Evelyn Macro was born on 29 September 1904 in Ipswich, Suffolk, England, UK. She was the fourth of eight children born to William Robert Macro (1877–1969) and Alice Osborn (1876–1973). She married Claude Charles Boar (1901–1979) in 1932, and had two children. Her younger sister is still living and is aged 101 as of 2018.
Boar lived in Felixtowe, Suffolk, England, UK. She was the oldest living person in United Kingdom since the death of Bessie Camm on 11 May 2018. Boar herself passed away on 28 August 2018 at the age of 113 years, 333 days.
- Gerontology Research Group
- Oldest in Britain - Living people aged 107+
- Britain’s oldest person, Olive Boar from East Anglia, has died