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Ajka Lokmic
Ajka Lokmic
Birth: 4 May 1914
Bosanski Samac, Austria-Hungary (present-day Samac, Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Age: 108 years, 22 days
Country: Bosnia and HerzegovinaBIH
Centenarian

Ajka Lokmic [Bosnian: Ajka Lokmić] (born 4 May 1914) is a Bosnian centenarian who is currently the oldest known living person in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Biography

Ajka Lokmic was born in Bosanski Samac, Austria-Hungary (present-day Samac, Bosnia and Herzegovina) on 4 May 1914. At the age of three, she lost her parents, so she and her siblings were raised by their eldest brother Ibrahim in Sarajevo.

At the age of 24, she married Nuriju. The couple had four children: Zumreta, Zineta, Nurudin, and Semsudin.

She suffers from high blood pressure. As of May 2014, she had seven grandchildren, and one great-grandchild.

She became the oldest known living person in Bosnia and Herzegovina, following the death of 108-year-old Muska Porobic on 12 March 2021.

Lokmic currently lives with her daughter Zineta Ticic (aged 77 in April 2022) in Vratnik neighborhood, Stari Grad, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, at the age of 108 years, 22 days.

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Bosnia and Herzegovina's Oldest Living Person Titleholders (VE)

Luca BulicMilusa Andelic • Anica RadmilovicMara Kvrgic • Jovan JovanovicDragoljub GalicMuska PorobicAjka Lokmic

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