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Thelma Sutcliffe
Thelma Sutcliffe 113
Thelma Sutcliffe at the age of 113
Birth: 1 October 1906
Omaha, Nebraska, USA
Age: 113 years, 150 days
Country: USA FlagUSA
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Thelma Sutcliffe (born 1 October 1906) is an American supercentenarian whose age has been validated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG). She is the oldest known living person in the U.S. state of Nebraska.

Biography

Thelma Sutcliffe was born in Benson, Omaha, Nebraska, on 1 October 1906. She married at the age of 17 in 1924, and had no children. Her husband died in the early 1970s. She has survived two bouts of breast cancer over the course of her life.

Sutcliffe currently lives in Elmwood Tower, Omaha, which provides residential apartments for people aged 50 and over. She reportedly exercises every morning, does her own laundry, and plays bridge several times a week.

On 1 October 2019, Sutcliffe celebrated her 113th birthday. Her sister, Marie Kelso (1904–2011), lived to the age of 106.

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