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Manuel Rodrigues Horta
Manuel Rodrigues Horta
Birth: 16 March 1908
Entroncamento, Portugal
Death: 21/23 August 2016
Entroncamento, Portugal
Age: 108 years, 158/160 days
Country: PortugalPOR
Centenarian

Manuel Rodrigues Horta (16 March 1908 – 22 August 2016) was a Portuguese centenarian who was the oldest known living man in Portugal since the death of 109-year-old Manuel dos Santos on 16 May 2015, until his own death in August 2016.

Biography

Manuel Rodrigues Horta was born on 16 March 1908 in Entroncamento in the district of Santarem. He lived in his house in the parish of Our Lady of Fatima. He had two daughters, one granddaughter and four great-grandchildren. He was not a football fan, but he loved singing and playing drums.

Manuel Horta died between 21 and 23 August 2016, aged between 108 years, 158 and 160 days.

References


Portugal's Oldest Living Man Titleholders (VE)

Antonio de Almeida • (Unknown) • Jose Ferreira Andrade • (Unknown) • Jose Maria Hermano BaptistaJose Luis LadeiraAugusto Moreira de OliveiraAntonio de Castro • (Unknown) • Manuel dos SantosManuel Rodrigues HortaAlbano AndradeAlberto AndradeJose Martins

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