Gerontology Wiki
Juan Escribano
Juan Escribano
Birth: 24 November 1910
Utuado, Puerto Rico
Death: 5 December 2021
Florida, Puerto Rico
Age: 111 years, 11 days
Country: Puerto RicoPRI,United StatesUSA

Juan Escribano Bruno (24 November 1910 – 5 December 2021) was a Puerto Rican supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).


Juan Escribano was born in Utuado, Puerto Rico on 24 November 1910. He married Herminia Vaquerin Franquis on 11 August 1937. The couple had 10 children. He worked as a poultry farmer and beekeeper to support his family.

On 24 November 2020, he became a Supercentenarian.

Escribano became the oldest living person in Puerto Rico following the death of 113-year-old Emilio Flores Marquez on 12 August 2021. He is also the fourth-oldest Puerto Rican man ever.

Escribano died in Florida, Puerto Rico on 5 December 2021 at the age of 111 years, 11 days, shortly after his 111th birthday.



Puerto Rico's Oldest Living Person Titleholders (VE)

Petronila Ramos GonzalesPedro Zorrilla CaballeroMaria Echeandia CumpianoEmilia Hernandez de RamosRamona Trinidad Iglesias-JordanEmiliano Mercado del Toro • (Unknown) • Maria Rivera CruzMaria Mojica TorresC. C. A. • (Unknown) • Secundina Rivera CumbaEmilio Flores MarquezJuan EscribanoRosa Castrodad Melendez

Puerto Rico's Oldest Living Man Titleholders (VE)

Isabelo MartinezPedro Zorrilla Caballero • (Unknown) • Emiliano Mercado del Toro • (Unknown) • Emilio Flores MarquezJuan EscribanoBienvenido Diaz Guilfu