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Vartan Anooshian
Birth: 13 February 1894
Haght, Sebastia, Ottoman Empire (today Turkey)
Death: 22 May 2004
Reston Hospital Center, Reston, Virginia, USA
Age: 110 years, 99 days
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Vartan Anooshian (13 February 1894 – 22 May 2004) was an Armenian-born American supercentenarian.

Biography

Vartan Anooshian was born in the village of Haght, a part of the vilayet of Sebastia in the Ottoman Empire (today Turkey) on 13 February 1894. He was the youngest of the four children of Ghazar and Heghine Anooshian. His claimed immigration year is 1911. When he came to the United States, he joined his brothers in New York City. He married Perouz Anooshian. 

Vartan passed away at the Reston Hospital Center, Reston, Virginia, USA, on 22 May 2004, aged 110 years, 99 days. At the time of his death, he was the oldest known survivor of the hamidian massacres of 1895. 

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