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Sandorne Csiki
Sandorne Csiki
Birth: 18 January 1894
Bükkzsérc, Austria-Hungary
Death: 20 July 2004
Lepsény, Hungary
Age: 110 years, 184 days
Country: HungaryHUN
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Sandorne Csiki (née Rozalia Foldes) [Hungarian: Csíki Sándorné Földes Rozália) (18 January 1894 – 20 July 2004) was a Hungarian supercentenarian who is currently unverified. She was the oldest living person in Hungary since 2001, and at the time of her death she was the oldest undisputed person ever who died in Hungary.

Biography

Rozália was born in the village of Bükkzsérc, Austria-Hungary (present-day Hungary). She started to work at the age of 8. When she was around 10, she told a woman that in her dreams she was always flying. The woman replied that she would live to a very old age then. As an adult, she moved to the village of Lepsény. She had 9 children, she outlived 6 of them.

In her centenarian years she would get up in the morning and drink a mug of milk with coffee. After lunch, she would have a nap, and then feed the chickens. In the evening, she would sit near the fireplace with her cat. At the age of 108, she was the oldest voter during the parliamentary elections in 2002.

On her 110th birthday it was reported that she was almost completely deaf and her eyesight was poor, but besides that she didn't have any health problems. At that time, she had 3 living children, 12 living grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren, 30 great-great-grandchildren, and 1 great-great-great-grandchild.

After a fall in June 2004 she was hospitalized, and she passed away in her home on 20 July 2004 at the age of 110 years, 184 days.

References

  • [1] origo.hu (in Hungarian)
  • [2] Somogyi Hírlap, January 2003 (in Hungarian)


Hungary's Oldest Living Person Titleholders (VE)

Maria OrsosHenrik HavasiSandorne SarkoziIstvanne LadiJanosne AndoAntalne BangaIlka ZolnaiIstvanne Morocz • Jozsefne SzucsFerencne VadaszSandorne CsikiJanosne VargaGergely Andras MolnarLajosne Buzaky • Janosne SzentirmayFerencne KustosMargit AmbrusMatyasne KovesdiGyorgyne Toth • Janosne Kudasz • Rezso Gallai • Maria HoffnerJozsefne NagyMargit Dezsone KovacsJanosne BelikVeronika ZsilinszkiIstvanne Fejes

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