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Khalti Mama
Birth: 18 September 1901?
Beni Saf, French Algeria (now Algeria)
Death: 4 December 2015
Sidi Safi, Algeria
Age: 114 years, 77 days
Country: AlgeriaALG

Saidani Khalti Mama (French: Saïdani Khalti Mama, née Chikh; 18 September 1901? – 4 December 2015) was an Algerian supercentenarian claim whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).


Khalti claimed to be born as Saidani Chikh in Beni Saf, French Algeria (now Algeria) on 18 September 1901 at 9 AM. Her parents were Si Abdelkader Ould Si El-Mehdi (father) and Nouia Messaouda bent M'Barek (mother). Her paternal grandfather was a Quran learner who died in 1924. She had 6 children (2 girls and 4 boys). Her husband died in 1957 at the age of 56.

Until age of 109, she had good vision, but in 2014, her sight was very bad and she didn't had her teeths anymore. She didn't had many health problems in her life, nor even in her centenarian years, except blood pressure under medical supervision. In her centenarian years, she was still doing ramadhan.

Khalti died in Sidi Safi, Algeria on 4 December 2015 at the claimed age of 114 years, 77 days. At time of her death, she had 74 living descendants. At that time, 4 of her 6 children were still alive.