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This is a list of Colombian people who claim to have reached the age of 110. Currently, there have been four validated supercentenarians to live in Colombia. Furthermore, there are also a few supercentenarians that were born in Colombia but emigrated to other countries.

The oldest validated person ever from Colombia is Sofia Rojas (1907–present), who is 114 years, 317 days as of 26 June 2022. The oldest validated man ever from Colombia was Daniel Guzman-Garcia (1897–2008), who died at the age of 111 years, 105 days.

This page lists Colombian supercentenarian claims under the claimed age of 115. Any claimants that have reached their claimed 115th birthday can go to Longevity claims.

List of oldest living Colombian supercentenarians

      Validated       Pending       Unvalidated

Department of
Rank Name Sex Birth Age birth residence
1 Sofia Rojas [1] F 13 Aug 1907 114 years, 317 days Santander Santander
Matilde Pinto Gil F 14 Oct 1908? 113 years, 255 days? La Guajira La Guajira
Felipa Cordoba Palacios F 24 Sept 1909 112 years, 275 days ? Choco
Justina Chala Parra [2] F 31 Dec 1909? 112 years, 177 days? Choco Choco
Eusebio Quintero Lopez [1] M 6 Mar 1910 112 years, 112 days Valle del Cauca Valle del Cauca
Efrain Antonio Rios Garcia [1] M 6 Apr 1910 112 years, 77 days Antioquia Antioquia
Francisca Mangonez Martinez [3][1] F 4 July 1910 111 years, 357 days Sucre Sucre
Rufina Rosero F 18 Oct 1910 111 years, 251 days Narino Valle del Cauca
Claudina Higuita de Robledo [1] F 30 Oct 1910 111 years, 239 days Antioquia Antioquia
Carlos Julio Rincon Garzon M 24 Dec 1910? 111 years, 184 days? Norte de Santander Norte de Santander
Natalia Villanueva [1] F 24 Feb 1911 111 years, 122 days Boyaca Antioquia
Anonymous F Feb 1910/Feb 1911 111 years, 118 days+ ? Atlantico
Carmen Elena Mora F 15 Aug 1911? 110 years, 315 days? Valle del Cauca Valle del Cauca
Candelaria Padilla [1] F 4 Oct 1911 110 years, 265 days Cordoba Bolivar
Anonymous [4] F c.8 Dec 1911 c.110 years, 200 days ? Bogota
Rosa Morales de Sanchez F 31 Dec 1911 110 years, 177 days Antioquia Antioquia
Herminia Rosa Lopez [1] F 21 Jan 1912 110 years, 156 days Antioquia Antioquia

List of Colombian supercentenarians (110-114)

Validated supercentenarians

      Deceased (Validated)       Living (Validated)       Pending

Department of
Rank Name Sex Birth Death Age birth death
1 Sofia Rojas [1] F 13 Aug 1907 Living 114 years, 317 days Santander Santander
2 Carmen Jaramillo Chavarria F 17 May 1906 15 July 2020 114 years, 59 days Antioquia Antioquia
3 Juana Aritama F 24 June 1907 21 May 2021 113 years, 331 days Magdalena Magdalena
4 Ana Sara Marquez de Ramirez F 25 July 1904 27 Aug 2016 112 years, 33 days Caldas Quindio
5 Daniel Guzman-Garcia M 6 Feb 1897 21 May 2008 111 years, 105 days Tolima Valle del Cauca

Unvalidated supercentenarians

      Unvalidated

Department of
Rank Name Sex Birth Death Age birth death
Benedicta Rodriguez Roa [5] F 4 Aug 1900? 21 May 2014 113 years, 290 days? Casanare Guaviare
Matilde Pinto Gil F 14 Oct 1908? Living 113 years, 255 days? La Guajira La Guajira
Victor Francisco Ramirez [6] M 30 Dec 1895? 15 Mar 2009 113 years, 75 days? Cundinamarca
Benilda Ospino Altamar [7][1] F 28 Dec 1897 24 Oct 2010 113 years, 0 days Magdalena Magdalena
Carmen Atencio [8] F 25 July 1901 10 June 2014 112 years, 320 days La Guajira La Guajira
Alicia Castillo [1] F 28 Jan 1906 25 Sept 2018 112 years, 241 days Cundinamarca Valle del Cauca
Juan de Dios Palacio M 8 Dec 1903? 27 May 2016 112 years, 171 days? Antioquia Antioquia
Felipa Cordoba Palacios F 24 Sept 1909 Living 112 years, 275 days ? Choco
Justina Chala Parra F 31 Dec 1909? Living 112 years, 177 days? Choco Choco
Magdalena Hernandez [1] F 13 July 1900 c.20 July 2012 112 years, c.7 days Santader Santader
Aurora Soto Rubio [1] F 2 Feb 1903 9 Feb 2015 112 years, 7 days Antioquia Antioquia
Eusebio Quintero Lopez M 6 Mar 1910 Living 112 years, 112 days Valle del Cauca Valle del Cauca
Efrain Antonio Rios Garcia M 10 Apr 1910 Living 112 years, 77 days Antioquia Antioquia
Jose Espiritu Maldonado [9] M 31 Dec 1906? 11 Nov 2018 111 years, 315 days? ? Arauca
Elida Calvo de Jimenez [1] F 4 Aug 1904 12 June 2016 111 years, 313 days Atlantico Atlantico
Juan Antonio Blanchar [10] M 31 Dec 1900? 31 Oct 2012 111 years, 305 days? La Guajira La Guajira
Carlina Franco de Garcia [11] F 22 Mar 1901? 10 Dec 2012 111 years, 263 days? Valle del Cauca Quindio
Francisca Mangonez Martinez F 4 July 1910 Living 111 years, 357 days Sucre Sucre
Rufina Rosero [12] F 18 Oct 1910 Living 111 years, 251 days Narino Valle del Cauca
Claudina Higuita de Robledo F 30 Oct 1910 Living 111 years, 239 days Antioquia Antioquia
Elena Torres F 17 Oct 1908 18 Feb 2020 111 years, 124 days Bolivar Bolivar
Carlos Julio Rincon Garzon M 24 Dec 1910? Living 111 years, 184 days? Norte de Santander Norte de Santander
Heroina Rivero Penaranda [1] F 5 Mar 1904 20 May 2015 111 years, 76 days La Guajira La Guajira
Delfina Avila Maestre [13] F 28 Feb 1905? 4 May 2016 111 years, 66 days? Cesar Cesar
Guillermo Antonio Mesa Sierra [1] M 6 Aug 1910 c.20 Sept 2021 111 years, c.45 days Antioquia Antioquia
Isabel Brito Guarin [14][1] F 15 May 1905 18 June 2016 111 years, 34 days Quindio Risaralda
Natalia Villanueva [1] F 24 Feb 1911 Living 111 years, 122 days Boyaca Antioquia
Elvira Montoya Ordonez [1] F 13 July 1904 16 July 2015 111 years, 3 days Narino Narino
Maria Estefania Mejia [1] F 24 Jan 1907 20 Nov 2017 110 years, 300 days ? Antioquia
Ana Felisa David Garcia [1] F 15 Feb 1897 29 Nov 2007 110 years, 287 days Antioquia Antioquia
Mercedes Bedoya de Blanquiceth [1] F 7 Jan 1905 25 Sept 2015 110 years, 261 days ? Cordoba
Angel Contreras[15] M 31 Dec 1909? 10 Sept 2020 110 years, 254 days? ? Magdalena
Clemencia Hormaza Gomez [1] F 21 June 1911 13 Feb 2022 110 years, 237 days Valle del Cauca Valle del Cauca
Carmen Elena Mora F 15 Aug 1911? Living 110 years, 315 days? Valle del Cauca Valle del Cauca
Ligia Polanco [16] F 10 July 1910? 25 Dec 2020 110 years, 168 days? Valle del Cauca Risaralda
Ana Joaquina Rivera de Muriel [1] F 5 Sept 1910 11 Feb 2021 110 years, 159 days Antioquia Antioquia
Candelaria Padilla [1] F 4 Oct 1911 Living 110 years, 265 days Cordoba Bolivar
Ana Rita Rojas F 30 Apr 1910 23 Aug 2020 110 years, 144 days Antioquia Risaralda
Adelfa Hernandez Lopez [1] F 21 Oct 1901 18 Feb 2012 110 years, 120 days Antioquia Antioquia
Leonidas Arrieta de Rhenals [1] F 22 Apr 1900 c.13 Aug 2010 110 years, c.113 days Bolivar Atlantico
Martha Castaneda [1] F 16 Oct 1911 3 Feb 2022 110 years, 110 days Caldas Valle de Cauca
Melida Tascon de Holguin [1] F 12 July 1911 26 Oct 2021 110 years, 106 days Valle del Cauca Valle del Cauca
Maria Agustina Reyes de Florez [17][1] F 8 Aug 1909 18 Oct 2019 110 years, 71 days Cordoba Cordoba
Rosa Morales de Sanchez [18] F 31 Dec 1911 Living 110 years, 177 days Antioquia Antioquia
Cleotilde Gomez de Carrillo F 3 Nov 1911 2 Jan 2022 110 years, 60 days Cundinamarca Capital District
Herminia Rosa Lopez [1] F 21 Jan 1912 Living 110 years, 156 days Antioquia Antioquia
Carmen Porras Florez de Carbonell [1] F 2 Apr 1906 2 May 2016 110 years, 30 days Bolivar Atlantico
Pastora Castro [1] F 11 May 1908 30 May 2018 110 years, 19 days Antioquia Antioquia
Maria del Carmen Valencia [1] F 23 April 1909 23 April 2019 110 years, 0 days Caldas Cundinamarca

Limbo/Incomplete cases

      Deceased (Validated)       Living (Validated)       Unvalidated

State or Country of
Rank Name Sex Birth Death / Last
confirmed alive
Age birth death
Angel Alberto Rengifo Cerquera [19] M 31 Dec 1891? fl.20 Aug 2006 114 years, 232+ days? Tolima Tolima
Julio Buritica Cardona [20] M 31 Dec 1886? fl.5 Jan 2000 113 years, 5+ days? Caldas ?
Rosa Elena Sanchez [21] F 13 Feb 1888? fl.13 Feb 2001 113 years, 0+ days ? ?
Transito Ayala [1] F 13 Aug 1896 fl.13 Aug 2009 113 years, 0+ days Santander Capital District
Ana Florinda Lopez F Aug 1909/Feb 1910? Living 112 years, 121 days?+ Cundinamarca Cundinamarca
Maria Juana [22] F 13 Mar 1900? fl.27 Mar 2011 111 years, 14+ days ? ?
Anonymous [23] F Feb 1910/Feb 1911 Living 111 years, 118 days+ Atlantico Atlantico
Rosa Garces [24] F Mar 1901? fl.12 Mar 2012 111 years, 0+ days? ? ?
Rosalbina Ortega de Atis [25] F 23 Mar 1900? fl.24 Oct 2010 110 years, 215+ days? Narino Narino
Ana de Jesus Salgado Alvarez [26][1] F 4 Sept 1906 fl.Jan 2017 110 years, 119+ days Caldas Caldas
Maria Liberia Padraza Solar [27] F 10 May 1896? fl.19 Aug 2006 110 years, 101+ days? ? ?
Anonymous [4] F c.8 Dec 1911 Living c.110 years, 200 days ? Bogota
Ricardo Florez Castillo [28] M 9 Apr 1910 19/20 May 2020 110 years, 40/41 days ? Cordoba
Catalina Rosa Hoyos Guerra [29] F 29 June 1901? fl.14 July 2011 110 years, 15+ days? Cordoba Cordoba
Regina Guzman [30] F 22 Feb 1908? fl.25 Feb 2018 110 years, 3+ days? ? ?
Maria Josefa Ordonez [31] F 1900? fl.15 Dec 2010 110 years, 0+ days? ? Valle del Cauca
Rafael Cabrera [32] M 14 Dec 1905? fl.14 Dec 2015 110 years, 0+ days? ? ?
Rosaura Cardozo F 13 Jan 1909? fl.13 Jan 2019 110 years, 0+ days? ? ?
Trinidad Forero [33] F 8 Dec 1909 fl.8 Dec 2019 110 years, 0+ days Boyaca Capital District

List of Colombian emigrant supercentenarians

Rank Name Sex Birth Death Age Department of birth Country of death
Isabel Castano Restrepo [1] F 11 Jan 1906 6 Feb 2018 112 years, 26 days Caldas United StatesUSA
Sixta Tulia Aguinaga de Posada [1] F 22 Apr 1907 6 Oct 2018 111 years, 167 days Antioquia United StatesUSA

Supercentenarians born in former Colombian territories/colonies

Rank Name Sex Birth Death Age State of birth Country
of death
Serafina Herrera de Sugasti [1] F 21 May 1901 4 Aug 2015 114 years, 75 days Panama State PanamaPAN
Guillermina Acosta Bilbao [1] F 27 Nov 1901 fl.27 Nov 2015 114 years, 0+ days Panama State PanamaPAN
Irene Gonzalez [34][35] F 1897 fl.Dec 2009 112+ years Panama State PanamaPAN
Jovina Gutierrez de Ruiz [36] F 2 Mar 1891 fl.17 Dec 2002 111 years, 285+ days Panama State PanamaPAN

Chronological list of the oldest living person in Colombia since 2010

      Validated / Under 110       Living

From To Name Sex Age when
oldest
Lifespan Department
of death
? fl.13 Aug 2009 Transito Ayala F 112–114 13 Aug 1896 – fl.13 Aug 2009
113 years, 0+ days
Capital District
fl.13 Aug 2009 28 Dec 2010
(fl.1 yr, 137 days)
Benilda Ospino Altamar F c.111–113 28 Dec 1897 – 28 Dec 2010
113 years, 0 days
Magdalena
28 Dec 2010 20 July 2012
(1 yr, 205 days)
Magdalena Hernandez F 110–112 13 July 1900 – 20 July 2012
112 years, 7 days
Santander
20 July 2012 10 June 2014
(1 yr, 325 days)
Carmen Atencio F 110–112 25 July 1901 – 10 June 2014
112 years, 320 days
La Guajira
21 May 2014 9 Feb 2015
(264 days)
Aurora Soto Rubio F 111–112 2 Feb 1903 – 9 Feb 2015
112 years, 7 days
Antioquia
9 Feb 2015 20 May 2015
(100 days)
Heroina Rivero Penaranda F 111 5 March 1904 – 20 May 2015
111 years, 76 days
La Guajira
9 Feb 2015 16 July 2015
(157 days)
Elvira Montoya Ordonez F 110–111 13 July 1904 – 16 July 2015
111 years, 3 days
Narino
16 July 2015 27 Aug 2016
(1 yr, 42 days)
Ana Sara Marquez de Ramirez F 110–112 25 July 1904 – 27 Aug 2016
112 years, 33 days
Quindio
27 Aug 2016 25 Nov 2018
(2 yrs, 90 days)
Alicia Castillo F 110–112 28 Jan 1906 – 25 Sept 2018
112 years, 240 days
Valle del Cauca
25 Nov 2018 15 July 2020
(1 yr, 233 days)
Carmen Emilia Jaramillo F 112–114 17 May 1906 – 15 July 2020
114 years, 59 days
Antioquia
15 July 2020 21 May 2021
(310 days)
Juana Aritama F 113 24 June 1907 – 21 May 2021
113 years, 331 days
Magdalena
21 May 2021 Living
(1 years, 36 days)
Sofia Rojas F 113–114* 13 Aug 1907 – Living
114 years, 317 days
Living in
Santander

Chronological list of the oldest living man in Colombia since 2012

      Validated / Under 110       Living

From To Name Age when
oldest
Lifespan Department
? 31 Oct 2012 Juan Antonio Blanchar ?–111 25 Dec 1900? – 31 Oct 2012
111 years, 311 days?
La Guajira
31 Oct 2012 27 May 2016
(3 yrs, 209 days)
Juan de Dios Palacio 108–112 8 Dec 1903? – 27 May 2016
112 years, 171 days?
Antioquia
27 May 2016 11 Nov 2018
(2 yrs, 168 days)
Jose Espiritu Maldonado 109–111 31 Dec 1906? – 11 Nov 2018
111 years, 315 days?
Arauca
11 Nov 2018 10 Sept 2020
(1 yr, 304 days)
Angel Contreras 108–110 31 Dec 1909? – 10 Sept 2020
110 years, 254 days?
Magdalena
21 May 2021 Living
(1 years, 289 days)
Eusebio Quintero Lopez 110–112* 6 Mar 1910 – Living
112 years, 112 days
Living in
Valle del Cauca

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