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This is a list of the oldest people from Croatia with a list of Croatian supercentenarians (people from Croatia who have reached an age of 110 or over).

Oldest living people in Croatia (106+)

      Under 110       Unvalidated supercentenarian

County or country of
Rank Name Sex Birth Age birth residence
1 Andjela Sostaric[1] F 2 Aug 1913 108 years, 339 days Zagreb Zagreb
2 Mara Gabelica[2] F 8 Sept 1914 107 years, 302 days Dalmacija Dalmacija
3 Margarita Dorkin[3] F 10 Oct 1915 106 years, 270 days Ugjlan Zadar

Oldest known living emigrants (107+)

Country of
Rank Name Sex Birth Age birth residence
1 Marija Ruljancich[4] F 13 June 1913 109 years, 24 days Vis AustraliaAUS
2 Milka Baukovic[5] F 5 Feb 1915 107 years, 152 days Sisak SerbiaSRB
3 Lea Vassilli[6] F 27 Apr 1915 107 years, 71 days Rijeka Italy ITA
4 Valdemar Prukner[7] M 2 May 1915 107 years, 66 days Rijeka GermanyGER

List of oldest people from Croatia (107+)

      Validated/Under 110       Living       Pending       Unvalidated

Rank Name Sex Birth Death Age
1 Nena Tolj F 2 July 1901 30 Nov 2011 110 years, 151 days
2 Nina Valjalo [8] F 6 July 1908 29 Oct 2018 110 years, 115 days
3 Roza Siletic [9] F 22 Aug 1871 28 Mar 1981 109 years, 218 days
4 Ruza Sertic [10] F 16 May 1893 4 Oct 2002 109 years, 141 days
5 Josip Krsul [11] M 10 Dec 1911 5 Mar 2021 109 years, 85 days
6 Soka Mitrovic [12] F 5 Sep 1909 13 Nov 2018 109 years, 69 days
7 Andjela Sostaric [13] F 2 Aug 1913 Living 108 years, 339 days
8 Jela Kranjcic [14] F 15 Mar 1893 9 Dec 2001 108 years, 269 days
9 Jerka Litovic [15] F 22 Dec 1900 11 May 2009 108 years, 140 days
10 Andja Peric [16] F 13 Oct 1910 7 Feb 2019 108 years, 117 days
11 Katarina Pucic [17] F 19 Apr 1909 27 Apr 2017 108 years, 8 days
12 Marija Bibulic [18] F 5 June 1913 16 Apr 2021 107 years, 315 days
13 Mara Gabelica [19] F 8 Sept 1914 Living 107 years, 302 days
14 Ante Toni Beritic [20] M 14 Jan 1895 27 July 2002 107 years, 194 days
15 Dora Sukanec [21] F 1 Feb 1903 29 July 2010 107 years, 178 days
16 Tomica Mudrinic [22] F 21 Dec 1908 31 Mar 2016 107 years, 101 days
17 Ivan Jaklic (b.SloveniaSVN) M 4 Dec 1899 21 Jan 2007 107 years, 51 days
18 Josipa Talan [23] F 17 Feb 1912 2 Apr 2019 107 years, 44 days
19 Izolda Krmpotic [24] F 2 Sept 1907 13 Sept 2014 107 years, 11 days
20 Kata Cavic [25] F 7 Nov 1901 14 Nov 2008 107 years, 7 days

Incomplete Cases

Name Sex Birth Death Age
Dragutin Sokacic [26] M 1843 1952 109 years, 0+ days
Antonija Polic [27] F 1875 1984 109 years, 0+ days
Jelena Pilepic [28] F 1794 1901 107 years, 0+ days
Rosalija Detelin-Blazevic [29] F 1862 1969 107 years, 0+ days
Katarina Jurak [30] F 1869 1976 107 years, 0+ days
Ivana Cubric [31] F 1902 2009 107 years, 0+ days

Oldest Croatian emigrants (108+)

      Deceased (Validated)/Under 110       Unvalidated

Rank Name Sex Birth Death Age Country
1 Jelisaveta Veljkovic F 18 July 1904 20 Oct 2016 112 years, 94 days SerbiaSRB
2 Margherita Buttiri F 8 May 1908 23 June 2020 112 years, 46 days CanadaCAN
3 Hermina Dunz F 24 Feb 1898 14 June 2008 110 years, 111 days AustriaAUT
4 Caroline Pullar F 9 Nov 1908 16 Feb 2019 110 years, 89 days United StatesUSA
5 Ezio Ongaro M 20 June 1907 12 Apr 2017 109 years, 296 days Italy ITA
6 Ana Dodic Bursic F 31 Oct 1900 13 Mar 2010 109 years, 133 days Italy ITA
7 Anna Zupicich F 30 Jan 1902 2 June 2011 109 years, 123 days Italy ITA
8 Marija Ruljancich F 13 June 1913 Living 109 years, 24 days AustraliaAUS
9 John Pribanic M 22 June 1909 31 May 2018 108 years, 343 days United StatesUSA
10 Antonia Paliaga F 20 July 1913 12 Mar 2022 108 years, 235 days Italy ITA
11 Lucia Smilovich F 16 June 1906 3 Jan 2015 108 years, 201 days Italy ITA
12 Maria Sindici F 15 Jan 1908 11 Mar 2016 108 years, 56 days Italy ITA
13 Antonia Bertotto [32] F 14 Jan 1914 5 Mar 2022 108 years, 50 days Italy ITA
14 Mileva Grbic F 15 Sept 1902 31 Oct 2010 108 years, 46 days SerbiaSRB

Chronological list of the oldest living person in Croatia since 2007

      Validated/Under 110       Living       Pending       Unvalidated

From To Name Sex Age when
oldest
Lifespan County of death
Unknown date 21 Jan 2007 Ivan Jaklic (b.SloveniaSVN) M 105–107 4 Dec 1899 – 21 Jan 2007
107 years, 51 days
Primorje-Gorski Kotar
21 Jan 2007 11 May 2009
(2 yrs, 113 days)
Jerka Litovic F 106–109 22 Dec 1900 – 11 May 2009
108 years, 140 days
Split-Dalmatia
11 May 2009 30 Nov 2011
(2 yrs, 150 days)
Nena Tolj F 108 –110 2 July 1901 – 30 Nov 2011
110 years, 151 days
City of Zagreb
30 Nov 2011 17 Feb 2012
(80 days)
Ljubica Loncar F 106 7 Mar 1905 – 17 Feb 2012
106 years, 328 days
Sibenik-Knin
17 Feb 2012 9 May 2012
(75 days)
Lina Miljan F 106 5 June 1905 – 9 May 2012
106 years, 338 days
Dubrovnik-Neretva
9 May 2012 10 Aug 2012
(93 days)
Ada Vitezic F 105 13 Feb 1907 – 10 Aug 2012
105 years, 179 days
City of Zagreb
10 Aug 2012 5 Nov 2012
(87 days)
Paulina Prodan F 104–105 20 Aug 1907 – 5 Nov 2012
105 years, 78 days
Istria
5 Nov 2012 13 Sept 2014
(1 yr, 312 days)
Izolda Krmpotic F 105–107 2 Sept 1907 – 13 Sept 2014
107 years, 11 days
City of Zagreb
13 Sept 2014 29 Oct 2018
(4 yrs, 46 days)
Nina Valjalo F 106–110 6 July 1908 – 29 Oct 2018
110 years, 115 days
Dubrovnik-Neretva
29 Oct 2018 7 Feb 2019
(101 days)
Andja Peric F 108 13 Oct 1910 – 7 Feb 2019
108 years, 117 days
Split-Dalmatia
7 Feb 2019 5 Mar 2021
(2 years, 26 days)
Josip Krsul M 107–109 10 Dec 1911 – 5 Mar 2021
109 years, 85 days
Primorje-Gorski Kotar
5 March 2021 16 Apr 2021
(42 days)
Marija Bibulic F 107 5 June 1913 – 16 Apr 2021
107 years, 315 days
Istria
16 Apr 2021 Present
(1 years, 82 days)
Andjela Sostaric F 107–108* Born 2 Aug 1913
108 years, 339 days
Living in
Zagreb

Chronological list of the oldest living man in Croatia since 2012

      Validated/Under 110       Living       Pending       Unvalidated

From To Name Age when
oldest
Lifespan County of death
Unknown date 20 July 2012
Nikola Radelic 103–104 11 Sept 1907 – 20 July 2012
104 years, 313 days
Brod-Posavina
20 July 2012 2 July 2013
(347 days)
Andrija Prlic (b.Bosnia and HerzegovinaBIH) 104–105 11 Nov 1907 – 2 July 2013
105 years, 233 days
Brod-Posavina
2 July 2013 4 May 2016
(2 yrs, 307 days)
Nikola Barkovic 103–106 4 Oct 1909 – 4 May 2016
106 years, 212 days
Karlovac
4 May 2016 23 Jan 2017
(264 days)
Sime Petrovic 105–106 1 Oct 1910 – 23 Jan 2017
106 years, 114 days
Zadar
23 Jan 2017 5 Mar 2021
(4 years, 41 days)
Josip Krsul 105–109 10 Dec 1911 – 5 Mar 2021
109 years, 85 days
Primorje-Gorski Kotar
5 Mar 2021 10 Mar 2021
(5 days)
Andrija Petric[33] 104 3 May 1916 – 10 Mar 2021
104 years, 311 days
Hvar
10 Mar 2021 4 May 2022
(1yrs, 55 days)
Karlo Rogan[34] 103–104 5 Feb 1918 – 4 May 2022
104 years, 55 days
Kutina
4 May 2022 Present
(0 years, 64 days)
Josip Pisnjak[35] 103* Born 12 Jan 1919
103 years, 176 days
Living in
Zagreb

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