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German Cifuentes Higuera
German Cifuentes Higuera
Cifuentes Higuera on his 110th birthday in 2020
Birth: 12 May 1910
Villalar de los Comuneros, Valladolid, Spain
Death: 3 September 2020
Santovenia de Pisuerga, Valladolid, Spain
Age: 110 years, 115 days
Country: SpainESP
Unvalidated

German Cifuentes Higuera [Spanish: Germán] (12 May 1910 – 3 September 2020) was a Spanish supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG). At the time of his death, he was the second-oldest known living man in Spain, behind Saturnino de la Fuente Garcia.

Biography

German Cifuentes Higuera was born in Villalar de los Comuneros, Valladolid, Spain on 12 May 1910. He had six siblings: Maria, Eusebio, Cecilio, Angela, Teodora, and Valeriano.

Cifuentes Higuera worked as an agricultural. His wife died during the Civil War, three years after their wedding. The couple had one daughter: Teo Cifuentes (aged 82 in 2018).

His sister Angela died at the age of 101, and his sister Maria Cifuentes Higuera (born 8 May 1915) is still alive at the age of 107 years, 95 days.

Higuera turned 110 on 12 May 2020. At the time of his birthday, he was the third-oldest living male in Spain behind Saturnino de la Fuente Garcia, and Joaquim Illas Illas.

Cifuentes Higuera died in Santovenia de Pisuerga, Valladolid, Spain, on 3 September 2020 at the age of 110 years, 115 days.

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