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Rosa Broz
Rosa Broz
Birth: 18 January 1895
Döbling, Vienna, Austria
Death: 4 June 2005
Lower Austria, Austria
Age: 110 years, 137 days
Country: AustriaAUT

Rosa Broz (18 January 1895 - 4 June 2005) was a validated Austrian supercentenarian.


Broz was born in the 19th District in Vienna, the capital of Austria on 18 January 1895.

She worked as a teacher until she retired. She never married and had no children. For the last 30 years of her life, she resided in Hainfeld in the Austrian state of Lower Austria, where she lived in her own apartment even at 110.

On 9 April 2002, she became the oldest living person in Austria, following the death of Leopold Vietoris (who currently holds the record for oldest Austrian man). Broz died in Lower Austria on 4 June 2005 at the age of 110 years, 137 days. At the time of her death, she was the third oldest person ever from Austria. Following her death, Hermina Dunz took over the title of oldest living person in Austria.


Austria's Oldest Living Person Titleholders (VE)

Maria MikaPauline Horak • Theresia Pichler • Leopold VietorisAdda Tinter • Marianne Habekost • Hermine Gorsak • Karoline Theyrer • Rosa Broz • Hermine HermannAnna Rudicky • Hermina Dunz • Hermine Hinner • Hermine Nistler • Cacilia Buchinger • Romana SwobodaTheresia Sommer • Antonia Kubesch • Julia Zohrer • AnonymousAnna Medwenitsch • Anna Wiesmayr • L. P.