|Maria Antonia Castro|
|Birth:||10 June 1881|
|Death:||16 January 1996|
|Age:||114 years, 220 days|
Maria Antonia Castro [Spanish: María] (10 June 1881 – 16 January 1996) was a validated Spanish supercentenarian who was noted for being Spain's longevity recordholder for 20 years (1996–2016). She was the oldest validated person ever in Spain, dying at the age of 114 years, 220 days, but she is now third-oldest validated person, behind Ana Vela-Rubio, and Maria Branyas Morera. She was also the world's fifth-oldest living person (behind Jeanne Calment, Sarah Knauss, Marie-Louise Meilleur, and Mary Bidwell) when she died, based on revised historical data.
Her case was initially verified by the International Database on Longevity.
|Spain's Oldest Living Person Titleholders (V • E)|
Josefa Salas Mateo • Policarpa Perez Exposito • Josefa Llovet Llovet • Ramona Agudin-Fernandez • Antonia Diaz Garcia • Soledad Munoz • Salustiano Alvarez • Isabel Guijarro • Telesfora de la Torre-Mendizabal • Paulina Garcia-Lozano • Maria Villar Trespalacios • Aurelio Diaz • A. L. M. • Galo Leoz-Ortin • Maria Antonia Castro • Maria del Carmen Lopez • Gregorio Merino • Gabriela Izquierdo • F. M. M. • Antonio Urrea-Hernandez • Maria Esperanza Onieva • Joan Riudavets-Moll • Jorja Hernando • Victoriana Vazquez Barrero • Lucia Madaria-Vesga • Manuela Fernandez-Fojaco • Teresa Dosaigues Abella • Andresa Guerrero-Ortiz • Felipa Gutierrez • Rosa Martinez • Francisco Fernandez • Francisca Garcia-Torres • Ana Vela-Rubio • Magdalena Oliver Gabarro • Josefa Santos Gonzalez • Maria Branyas Morera