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Bernie Nenner
Bernard Nenner
Bernie Nenner at the age of 109.
Birth: 4 May 1907
New York, USA
Death: 13 November 2017
Parkland, Florida, USA
Age: 110 years, 193 days
Country: United StatesUSA

Bernard "Bernie" Nenner (4 May 1907 – 13 November 2017) was an American supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).


Bernard Nenner was born in New York to Austrian parents on 4 May 1907. He grew up in Chicago, Illinois, and his first job was as a telegraph boy. During World War II, he worked on an aircraft carrier. He moved to Florida in 1950 and started a dry cleaning business.

In 1928 Nenner married Sophie Bergman in Brooklyn, New York and they were married for 65 years until her death in 1993. He remarried in 2003 and was widowed again a decade later. When he turned 110 in May 2017, he was living in a senior care facility in Parkland, Florida, and had two living children, both in their 80s.

Nenner died in Florida, USA, on 13 November 2017 at the age of 110 years, 193 days.