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Not to be confused with Jose Ferreira Andrade.

Jose Ferreira
Jose Ferreira
Birth: 10 January 1910?
Carmo da Cachoeira, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Death: 3 January 2022
Varginha, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Age: 111 years, 358 days?
Country: BrazilBRA

Jose Ferreira (Portuguese: José; 10 January 1910? – 3 January 2022), known as "Mudinho" was a Brazilian supercentenarian claimant whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).


Jose Ferreira claimed to have been born in Carmo da Cachoeira, Minas Gerais, Brazil on 10 January 1910. He moved to Varginha in 1947.

In January 2020, he celebrated his claimed 110th birthday.

On 15 January 2021, the city of Varginha announced that he must be the first citizen to receive the Covid-19 vaccine. On 19 January 2021 at the claimed age of 111, he received his first dose of the CoronaVac COVID-19 vaccine. He lived at Lar Sao Vicente de Paulo in Varginha, Minas Gerais.

Ferreira died in Varginha, Minas Gerais, Brazil on 3 January 2022 at the claimed age of 111 years, 358 days.