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Josias de Oliveira
Josias de Oliveira
Birth: 21 October 1911
Boa Vista do Padre Joao, Goias, Brazil (now Tocantinopolis, Tocantins, Brazil)
Age: 110 years, 259 days
Country: BrazilBRA
Unvalidated

Josias de Oliveira (born 21 October 1911) is a Brazilian supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).

Biography

Josias de Oliveira was born in Boa Vista do Padre Joao, Goias, Brazil (now Tocantinopolis, Tocantins, Brazil) on 21 October 1911.

In 1935, he moved to Rio Claro, Goias (now Ipora, Goias). He lived in Boa Vista, Goias (now Ivolandia, Goias) for a while, but later returned to Ipora.

He worked as a prospector and a farmer. He married and had three children: Ideilda, Zizuina, and Geracina.

He remarried Ana de Souza and had five children: Maria, Terezinha, Luiz, Conceicao and Joao. Ana died around 1994.

In October 2021, he celebrated his 110th birthday. He has many grandchildren (including Adriana Rodrigues), great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren.

Josias de Oliveira currently lives in Ipora, Goias, Brazil, at the age of 110 years, 259 days.

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