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This is a list of centenarians from Greenland who have reached the age of 100 or older.

List of oldest people from Greenland (100+)

      Deceased       Living

Rank Name Sex Birth Death Age Place of death
1 Agnethe Fencker [1] F 24 Oct 1910 7 Apr 2013 102 years, 165 days Ilulissat, Qaasuitsup
2 Anton Geisler [2] M 21 Feb 1919 28 Feb 2021 102 years, 7 days Ilulissat, Qaasuitsup
3 Malene Lund F 6 June 1877 27 Jan 1979 101 years, 235 days Narsaq, Kujalleq
4 Charlotte Petersen[3] F 18 July 1907 15 Aug 2008 101 years, 28 days Nuuk, Sermersooq

Oldest men (98+)

Rank Name Birth Death Age Place of death
1 Anton Geisler [4] 21 Feb 1919 28 Feb 2021 102 years, 7 days Ilulissat, Qaasuitsup
2 Unidentified  Q1  1923 Living  99 years, 57 days+ Nuuk, Sermersooq
3 Christian Berthelsen [5] 7 Oct 1916 23 Apr 2015  98 years, 198 days DenmarkDEN
4 Adolf Lund [6] 20 June 1912 26 Nov 2010  98 years, 159 days Narsaq, Kujalleq
5 Jehu Davidsen 10 Aug 1903  Sept 2001  98 years, 22+ days Narsaq, Kujalleq

Chronological list of the oldest living Greenlander since 1979

      Deceased       Living

From To Name Sex Age when
oldest
Lifespan Place of death
 ? 27 Jan 1979
Malene Lund [7] F  ? –101 6 Jun 1877 – 27 Jan 1979
101 years, 235 days
Narsaq, Kujalleq
27 Jan 1979  Feb 1979
(5+ days)
Unidentified F  94 Feb/Dec 1884 –  Feb 1979
 94 years, 32+ days
Qaqortoq, Kujalleq
 Feb 1979  Jan 1982
(2 yrs, 307+ days)
Unidentified F  92– 95  1886 –  Jan 1982
 95 years, 1+ days
Maniitsoq, Qeqqata
 Jan 1982  May 1982
(90+ days)
Unidentified F  94 May/Dec 1887 –  May 1982
 94 years, 121+ days
Qasigiannguit, Qeqertalik
 May 1982  Nov 1985
(3 yrs, 154+ days)
Amalie Johansen F  93– 96 13 Mar 1889 –  Nov 1985
 96 years, 233+ days
Qasigiannguit, Qeqertalik
 Nov 1985  Dec 1986
(1 yr, 1+ days)
Unidentified F  94– 95  1891 –  Dec 1986
 95 years, + days
Ilulissat, Qaasuitsup
 Dec 1986 6 Feb 1990
(3 yrs, 37+ days)
Henrik Moeller M  93– 96 19 Oct 1893 – 6 Feb 1990
 96 years, 110 days
Nuuk, Sermersooq
6 Feb 1990  Dec 1990
(298+ days)
Unidentified F  95– 96  1894 –  Dec 1990
 96 years, + days
Napasoq, Qeqqata
 Dec 1990  July 1993
(2 yrs, 182+ days)
Marie Lundblad F  92– 95 17 Jan 1898 –  July 1993
 95 years, 165+ days
Ilulissat, Qaasuitsup
 July 1993  Feb 1996
(2 yrs, 185+ days)
Unidentified M  ? – 97 Feb/Dec 1898 –  Feb 1996
 97 years, 32+ days
Upernavik, Avannaata
 Feb 1996 30 Sept 1997
(1 yr, 214+ days)
Kathrine Sivertsen F  94– 95 3 Nov 1901 – 30 Sep 1997
 95 years, 331 days
Ilulissat, Qaasuitsup
30 Sep 1997  Dec 1998
(1 yr, 62+ days)
Unidentified F  94– 95  Dec 1902 –  Dec 1998
 95 years, 335+ days
Qaqortoq, Kujalleq
 Dec 1998  Sept 2001
(2 yrs, 244+ days)
Jehu Davidsen M  95– 98 10 Aug 1903 –  Sep 2001
 98 years, 22+ days
Narsaq, Kujalleq
 Sep 2001  June 2002
(244+ days)
Unidentified M  96– 97 Jan/Jun 1905 –  Jun 2002
 97 years, + days
Paamiut, Sermersooq
 Jun 2002  June 2004
(1 yr, 337+ days)
Unidentified F  ? – 97 Jan/Jun 1907 –  Jun 2004
 97 years, + days
Maniitsoq, Qeqqata
 Jun 2004 15 Aug 2008
(4 yrs, 46+ days)
Charlotte Petersen F  96–101 18 Jul 1907 – 15 Aug 2008
101 years, 28 days
Nuuk, Sermersooq
15 Aug 2008 7 Apr 2013
(4 yrs, 235 days)
Agnethe Fencker F  97–102 24 Oct 1910 – 7 Apr 2013
102 years, 165 days
Ilulissat, Qaasuitsup
7 Apr 2013  Jan 2014
(269+ days)
Unidentified F  98– 99 Jul/Dec 1914 –  Jan 2014
 99 years, 1+ days
Qaqortoq, Kujalleq
 Jan 2014  Apr 2015
(1 yr, 60+ days)
Unidentified F  97– 98 Jul/Dec 1916 –  Apr 2015
 98 years, 91+ days
Qaqortoq, Kujalleq
 Apr 2015 28 Feb 2021
(5 yrs, 304+ days)
Anton Geisler M  96–102 21 Feb 1919 – 28 Feb 2021
102 years, 7 days
Ilulissat, Avannaata
28 Feb 2021 Present
1 years, 88 days
Unidentified M  97/98–99* Born  Q1  1923
99 years, 57 days+
Living in
Nuuk, Sermersooq

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