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Adma Tura
Adma Tura
Birth: 25 December 1906
Kaytouli city, Lebanon
Death: 1 September 2018
Argeles-sur-Mer, Occitanie, Pyrenees-Orientales, France
Age: 111 years, 250 days
Country: LebanonLBNFranceFRA

Adma Tura (née Messen; 25 December 1906 – 1 September 2018) was a Lebanese-born French supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by Gerontology Research Group (GRG).


Adma Messen was born in Kaytouli city, Lebanon (then the Ottoman Empire). She married a French soldier, Pierre Tura in Beirut in July 1939. They had three children, Gabriel, Rose and Jean. In 1940 the couple moved to Argeles-sur-Mer, France. Since then, she had never left the village. Adma lived at home, supported by nurses, housekeepers and her family.

Tura died in Argeles-sur-Mer, Occitanie, Pyrenees-Orientales, France on 1 September 2018 at the age of 111 years, 250 days.