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Agudo Rafael Sanchez
Agudo Rafael Sanchez
Birth: 24 October 1906?
Dominican Republic
Death: c.27 August 2019
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Age: 112 years, c.307 days?
Country: Dominican RepublicDOM

Agudo Rafael Sanchez (24 October 1906? – c. 27 August 2019) was a Dominican Republic supercentenarian claimant whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG). If his claimed age were validated, he would have been the oldest person ever from Dominican Republic, as well as the world's oldest living man from the death of Masazo Nonaka on 20 January 2019 until his death on circa 27 August 2019.


Sanchez claimed to have been born in Dominican Republic, on 24 October 1906. He had 7 children. He worked as a sugar cane worker. His wife died around 2016 at the age of 98. On his claimed 112th birthday, a big party was held in the community of La Ceiba where he lived. At that time, he had approximately 111 descendants.

Sanchez died in the community of La Ceiba, Santo Domingo Norte, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, on circa 27 August 2019, at the claimed age of 112 years, c. 307 days.