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Hilliard Hudson
Hilliard Hudson
Birth: 23 February 1899
Alabama, USA
Death: 6 November 2009
Northport, Alabama, USA
Age: 110 years, 256 days
Country: United StatesUSA

Hilliard Hudson (23 February 1899 – 6 November 2009) was a validated American supercentenarian.


Hilliard Hudson was born in Alabama, USA, on 23 February 1899. He passed away in Northport, Alabama, USA, on 6 November 2009 at the age of 110 years, 256 days. He was at the time of his death, the third oldest living man in the United States and the fourth in the world. He was also the oldest living black man in the world and was among the last four verified men born in the 1800's and the last one born in 1899, however pending case Michael DeSantis also born in 1899 died later than him[1]. He's the second oldest man to ever die in the state of Alabama, after Frederick Frazier (1880-1993).