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This is a list of the oldest people from Romania and list of the Romanian supercentenarians (people from Romania who have reached an age of 110 or over). The oldest validated person ever from Romania is Dumitru Comanescu (1908–2020), who lived to be 111 years, 219 days. The oldest validated woman ever born in Romania is Maria Corba (1878–1989), who died in Germany at the age of 110 years, 205 days.

Oldest living people in Romania (107+)

      Validated/Under 110       Unvalidated

Rank Name Sex Birth Age Residence
1 Maria Mihai[1][2] F 5 Jan 1913 109 years, 172 days Calarasi
2 Constantin Hertoiu M 28 Feb 1914 108 years, 118 days Vâlcea
3 Viorica Hogas[3] F 9 Feb 1915 107 years, 137 days Suceava
4 Constantin Năstase[4] M 3 June 1915 107 years, 23 days Bistrița Bargaului

Oldest living men in Romania (105+)

      Validated/Under 110       Unvalidated

Rank Name Birth Age Residence
1 Constantin Hertoiu 28 Feb 1914 108 years, 118 days Vâlcea
2 Constantin Năstase[5] 3 June 1915 107 years, 23 days Bistrița Bargaului
3 Iosif Rus[6] 28 Oct 1915 106 years, 241 days Cluj
4 Mihai Sora[7] 7 Nov 1916 105 years, 231 days ?

List of oldest people from Romania (108+)

      Validated / Under 110       Living       Unvalidated

Rank Name Sex Birth Death Age
1 Dumitru Comanescu[8] M 21 Nov 1908 27 June 2020 111 years, 219 days
2 Elena Lungoci[9] F 14 Jan 1895 28 Dec 2004 109 years, 348 days
3 Maria Mihai F 5 Jan 1913 Living 109 years, 172 days
4 Ioan Lascau[10] M 25 Feb 1912 15 Feb 2021 108 years, 356 days
5 Vasile Stamateanu[11] M 2 Feb 1912 28 Dec 2020 108 years, 329 days
6 Margit Szemenyei[12] F 15 Aug 1907 26 May 2016 108 years, 285 days
7 Sofia Vrabie[13] F 29 Sept 1908 16 May 2017 108 years, 229 days
8 Gheorghe Covaci[14] M 23 July 1905 15 Jan 2014 108 years, 176 days
9 Elena Siriteanu[15] F 29 Feb 1908 25 July 2016 108 years, 147 days
10 Traian Grancea[16] M 24 Dec 1905 18 May 2014 108 years, 145 days
11 Dumitrascu Lacatusu[17] M 22 Mar 1891 13 Aug 1999 108 years, 144 days
12 Constantin Hertoiu[18] M 28 Feb 1914 Living 108 years, 118 days
13 Alexandru Zamfirescu[19] M 23 July 1912 20 Sept 2020 108 years, 59 days
14 Augustin Rus[20] M 5 Apr 1910 2 June 2018 108 years, 58 days

Limbo Cases

Name Sex Birth Last confirmet alive Age
Maria Tudor[21] F 9 Sep 1903 fl.17 Dec 2013 110 years, 99+ days
Ileana Cardos[22] F 31 Dec 1904 fl.30 Jan 2013 108 years, 39+ days

List of Romanian emigrant supercentenarians

      Validated / Under 110       Living       Unvalidated

Rank Name Sex Born Died Age County of birth Country
Barbara Poth F 10 May 1882 4 Jan 1994 111 years, 239 days Timis United StatesUSA
Istvanne Fejes F 15 Feb 1911 Living 111 years, 131 days Maramures HungaryHUN
1 Maria Corba F 15 Aug 1878 8 Mar 1989 110 years, 205 days Caras-Severin GermanyGER
Rosina Neubauer F 11 Oct 1909 13 Nov 2019 110 years, 33 days Brasov GermanyGER

Chronological list of the oldest living person in Romania since 2014

      Validated / Under 110       Living       Unvalidated

From To Name Sex Age when
oldest
Lifespan County of death
Unknown date 15 Jan 2014 Gheorghe Covaci M 108 23 July 1905 – 15 Jan 2014
108 years, 176 days
Arad
15 Jan 2014 18 May 2014
(123 days)
Traian Grancea M 108 24 Dec 1905 – 18 May 2014
108 years, 145 days
Sibinj
18 May 2014 26 May 2016
(2 yrs, 8 days)
Margit Szemenyei F 106–108 15 Aug 1907 – 26 May 2016
108 years, 285 days
Caras-Severin
26 May 2016 25 Jul 2016
(60 days)
Elena Siriteanu F 108 29 Feb 1908 – 25 Jul 2016
108 years, 147 days
Iasi
25 July 2016 16 May 2017
(295 days)
Sofia Vrabie F 107–108 29 Sept 1908 – 16 May 2017
108 years, 229 days
Bacau
16 May 2017 27 Jun 2020
(3 yrs, 42 days)
Dumitru Comanescu M 108–111 21 Nov 1908 – 27 Jun 2020
111 years, 219 days
Bucharest
27 Jun 2020 28 Dec 2020
(184 days)
Vasile Stamateanu M 108 2 Feb 1912 – 28 Dec 2020
108 years, 329 days
Iasi
28 Dec 2020 15 Feb 2021
(49 days)
Ioan Lascau M 108 25 Feb 1912 – 15 Feb 2021
108 years, 356 days
Cluj
15 Feb 2021 Present
(1 years, 131 days)
Maria Mihai F 108–109* Born 5 Jan 1913
109 years, 172 days
Living in
Calarasi

Chronological list of the oldest living man in Romania since 2014

      Validated / Under 110       Living       Unvalidated

From To Name Age when
oldest
Lifespan County
of death
Unknown date 15 Jan 2014 Gheorghe Covaci 106–108 23 July 1905 – 15 Jan 2014
108 years, 176 days
Arad
15 Jan 2014 18 May 2014
(123 days)
Traian Grancea 108 24 Dec 1905 – 18 May 2014
108 years, 145 days
Sibinj
18 May 2014 27 Jun 2020
(6 yrs, 40 days)
Dumitru Comanescu 105–111 21 Nov 1908 – 27 June 2020
111 years, 219 days
Bucharest
27 Jun 2020 28 Dec 2020
(184 days)
Vasile Stamateanu 108 2 Feb 1912 – 28 Dec 2020
108 years, 329 days
Iasi
28 Dec 2020 15 Feb 2021
(49 days)
Ioan Lascau 108 25 Feb 1912 – 15 Feb 2021
108 years, 356 days
Cluj
15 Feb 2021 Present
(1 years, 131 days)
Constantin Hertoiu 106–108* Born 28 Feb 1914
108 years, 118 days
Living in
Vâlcea

References

  1. O femeie din comuna Independența a împlinit 100 de ani Media Calarasi, 5 January 2013
  2. AZI BUNICA MEA DRAGA A ÎMPLINIT 108 ANI Nelu Florea on Facebook, 5 January 2020
  3. Mesajul emoţionant transmis de o fostă învăţătoare din Suceava la împlinirea a 107 ani: "Vă rog ca pe copiii mei să fiți iubitori de familie!” Antena3.ro, 9 February 2022
  4. Mioveni: Generalul Constantin Năstase, avansat în grad la 107 ani Jurnadul de Arges, 3 June 2022
  5. GENERALUL CONSTANTIN NĂSTASE ÎMPLINEȘTE 106 ANI! LA MULȚI ANI! Jurnadul de Arges, 3 June 2021
  6. Veteranul de război Iosif Rus a împlinit 106 ani Glasulcetatii.ro, 30 October 2021
  7. Mihai Şora la 104 ani: Cum arăta în 1917 şi cum arată astăzi Mediafax, 7 November 2020
  8. A murit Dumitru Comănescu, românul care timp de o lună a fost cel mai vârstnic bărbat din lume
  9. Una dintre cele mai longevive femei din Romania traieste in ArgesLa 109 ani, e cea mai varstnica pensionara
  10. Cu o săptămână înainte de a împlini vârsta de 109 ani, cel mai bătrân om din comuna Luna a plecat la Ceruri!
  11. A murit cel mai în vârstă veteran de război din județul Iași. Căpitanul Vasile Stămăteanu avea 108 ani
  12. 109 éves korában meghalt Szemenyei Margit
  13. A murit cel mai bătrân cetățean al Bacăului. Avea 108 ani
  14. Romanian war veteran passes away at 108, two years short of reaching personal aim
  15. A murit cea mai varstnica ieseanca din judet
  16. CEL MAI BĂTRÂN SUPRAVIEŢUITOR al Holocaustului A MURIT la vârsta de 108 ani
  17. Dumitraşcu Lăcătuşu Wikipedia
  18. Veteranul de război Constantin Herțoiu a împlinit astăzi 108 ani
  19. A fost salvat de la moarte de Ceauşescu
  20. Cel mai bătrân om din Bistrița a murit. Augustin Rus s-a stins la 108 ani
  21. La mulţi ani! Cea mai longevivă femeie din judeţul Tulcea a sărbătorit 110 aniPovestea vieții celui mai vârstnic român: Maria Tudor are 110 și a trăit toată viața din agricultură
  22. Congratulated by the management of Satu Mare City Hall, 108 years old!
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