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Karolina Kruger
Karolina Kruger
Birth: 17 February 1885
Zurlauben, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Death: 3 July 1996
Munster, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Age: 111 years, 137 days
Country: GermanyGER
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Karolina Kruger [German: Krüger; alternative spelling Krueger] (17 February 1885 – 3 July 1996) was a verified German supercentenarian who, at the time of her death at the age of 111 years, 137 days, was the oldest living person in Germany.

Biography

Karolina Kruger was born in Zurlauben, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany on 17 February 1885. She became the oldest living person in Germany after the passing of 109-year old Ottilie Aleith on 26 January 1995.

Kruger died in Munster, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany on 3 July 1996 at the age of 111 years, 137 days. She was succeeded as German oldest person by Pauline Spyra.

Reference

Gerontology Research Group


Germany's Oldest Living Person Titleholders (VE)

Margarethe Sauer • Katharina Braun • Leni Matthaei • Mathilde Schulz • Petronella Wansleban • Agnes Gerrath • Anna Fleinert • Bertha Brandes • Wilhelmine Heister • Gertrude Schmalohr • Maria Corba • Elfried Libbert • Paula Baumgartner • Gertrud Pannwitz • Ottilie Aleith • Karolina Kruger • Franziska Umrath • Pauline Spyra • Wilhelm Lehnen • Marie Stegmann • Wilhelm Schorner • Maria Laqua • Rosalia Hasenkampf • Magdalene Regener • Anna Stephan • Lina Zimmer • Hermann Dornemann • Frieda Muller • Irmgard von Stephani • Elsa Tauser • Frieda Borchert • Emma Joisten • Alwine Werner • Zhenya Broytman • Frieda Schmidt • Berta Zeisler • Charlotte Bauch • Karolina Grober • Elisabeth Schneider • Gertrud Henze • Frieda Szwillus • Johanna Klink • Charlotte Klamroth • Margarete Dannheimer • Else Ronsch • Herta Oeser • Gustav GernethMathilde MangeKatharina HagemeyerAdele RodensteinAnonymous of Berlin (1908)Josefine OllmannAnna Cernohorsky

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