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Jozefa Bak
Jozefa Bak
Birth: 4 February 1905
Wolica, Swietokrzyskie, Russian Empire (present-day Poland)
Death: 10 June 2014
Kielce, Swietokrzyskie, Poland
Age: 109 years, 126 days
Country: PolandPOL
Centenarian

Jozefa Bak [Polish: Józefa Bąk] (4 February 1905 – 10 June 2014) was a Polish centenarian who was the oldest recognized living person in Poland.

Biography

Jozefa Bak was born in the village of Wolica, present-day Swietokrzyskie Voivodeship, Poland, on 4 February 1905. She became the oldest living person in Poland, following the death of Aleksandra Dranka on 29 April 2014. Bak was a resident of the city of Kielce, the capital of Swietokrzyskie Voivodeship.

Jozefa Bak died in Kielce, Swietokrzyskie, Poland on 10 June 2014 at the age of 109 years, 126 days. After her passing, the title of Poland's oldest living person was taken by Jadwiga Mlynek of Kalisz.

References


Poland's Oldest Living Person Titleholders (VE)

Jadwiga Zolotucho • Anna Klim • Franciszek KarwowskiMarianna Smolarczyk • Ludwika Kosztyla • Michalina Wasilewska • Wanda Wierzchleyska • Marianna Misiewicz • Jozefa KarczewskaJozefa Stanislawa Szyda • Marianna Mroz • Aleksandra Dranka • Jozefa Bak • Ludwika Wasowicz • Jadwiga Mlynek • Jadwiga SzubartowiczTekla Juniewicz

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