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Jose Domingos de Lemos Filho
Jose de Lemos Filho
Domingos de Lemos Filho on his 110th birthday.
Birth: 5 March 1910
Quixeramobim, Ceara, Brazil
Death: 5 August 2020
Paulo Sarasate, Quixeramobim, Ceara, Brazil
Age: 110 years, 153 days
Country: BrazilBRA

Jose Domingos de Lemos Filho (5 March 1910 – 5 August 2020) was a Brazilian supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG). At the time of his death at age 110, he was the oldest known male COVID-19 victim and one of the oldest living Brazillian men.


Domingos de Lemos Filho was born in Quixeramobim, Ceara, Brazil, on 5 March 1910. His parents were Jose Domingos de Lemos and Raimunda de Almeida de Lemos. He worked as a farmer. For many years he lived in Fazenda Sossego, near Varzea Alegre, Ceara.

In March 2020, he celebrated his 110th birthday. He is known as "Seu Canelinha".

In July 2020, Domingos de Lemos Filho contracted COVID-19. According to his daughter, he was tested, received medical treatment at home, and was recovering.

Domingos de Lemos Filho died in Paulo Sarasate, Quixeramobim, Ceara, Brazil on 5 August 2020 at the age of 110 due to COVID-19 complications.