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Carmen Navarra Castro
Carmen Navarra Castro
Birth: 23 July 1910
Victoria, Malleco Province, Chile
Death: 14 January 2022
Chillan, Diguillin Province, Chile
Age: 111 years, 175 days
Country: ChileCHL

Carmen Navarra Castro (23 July 1910 – 14 January 2022) was a Chilean supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).


Carmen Navarra Castro was born in Victoria, Malleco Province, Chile on 23 July 1910. At the age of 9, she moved to Chillan. Later, she worked as a nurse at San Juan de Dios Hospital and at Herminda Martín Hospital, respectively. She had five children.

In July 2020, she celebrated her 110th birthday. At time, she had four living children (including Huguette Molina), 19 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and 5 great-great-grandchildren.

In February 2021 at the age of 110, she received the Covid-19 vaccine, making her one of oldest people to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

Navarra Castro died in Chillan, Diguillin Province, Chile on 14 January 2022 at the age of 111 years, 175 days.