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Charlotte Kretschmann
Charlotte Kretschmann
Kretschmann on her 109th birthday in 2018
Birth: 3 December 1909
Wroclaw (then Breslau), Silesia, Poland (then Germany)
Age: 112 years, 52 days
Country: PolandPOLGermanyGER
Unvalidated

Charlotte Kretschmann (born 3 December 1909) is a Polish-German supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).

Biography

Charlotte Kretschmann was born in Wroclaw (then Breslau), Silesia, Poland (then Germany) on 3 December 1909. She celebrated her 110th birthday in December 2019.

She was married to her husband Werner and had one daughter. In 1944, her daughter and she were forced to flee Wrocław and moved to Stuttgart, where she was reunited with her husband (who had been fighting in France) after the war. At the age of 109, her daughter was still alive, as well as one grandson.

In March 2021 at the age of 111, she voted in the Baden-Wurttemberg state election.

She presently lives in Kirchheim unter Teck, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany. She currently is the oldest known living person in Baden-Wuerttemberg and the fourth-oldest known living person in Germany, behind Josefine Ollmann, Anna Cernohorsky and Asta Hasse.

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