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Aline Blain
Aline Blain
Aline Blain in July 2021, aged 109 (almost 110).
Birth: 10 August 1911
Tulette, Drome, Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes, France
Age: 110 years, 167 days
Country: FranceFRA

Aline Blain [French: Blaïn] (née Bongard; born 10 August 1911) is a French supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).


Aline Blain was born as Aline Bongard in Tulette, Drome, Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes, France on 10 August 1911. She was the second of four children. Her parents had a farm in Tulette, with an oil mill.

Blain was a teacher; she made her career in Drome and Vaucluse departments. In 2002, she moved to residence Beau Soleil. In 2013, she moved to EHPAD Beau Soleil.

In July 2021, Blain was asked what she thinks about turning 110, and replied: "It leaves me quite cold. I would like to have a bit less years. But regarding health, I'm not that bad." In August 2021, she celebrated her 110th birthday.

Aline Blain currently lives in Valreas, Vaucluse, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur, France at the age of 110 years, 167 days. She is currently the third-oldest known living person in Provence-Alpes-Cote-d'Azur, after Lucile Randon and Andre Boite, and the oldest known living person in Vaucluse department.