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Maria Rothovius
Maria Rothovius
Birth: 2 October 1887
Ikaalinen, Pirkanmaa, Finland
Death: 17 June 2000
Ikaalinen, Pirkanmaa, Finland
Age: 112 years, 259 days
Country: FinlandFIN
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Lempi Maria [Maija] Rothovius (née Sparfven; 2 October 1887 – 17 June 2000) was a Finnish supercentenarian and the longevity recordholder of Finland.

Biography

Lempi Maria Rothovius was born in Ikaalinen, Pirkanmaa, Finland on 2 October 1887 as the third child of her parents. After visiting the Business College Helsinki she took to the banking sector, where she worked throughout her working life. She worked in banks in several locations. Since then, Maria Rothovius worked, inter alia, as a people's welfare officer and kept the pupils' dormitory in the home town of Ikaalinen.

Rothovius died in Ikaalinen, Pirkanmaa, Finland on 17 June 2000 at the age of 112 years, 259 days. She is currently the second-oldest validated person ever from Nordic region, behind Astrid Zachrison

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Finland's Oldest Living Person Titleholders (VE)

Anna Runer • Unidentified • Unidentified • Anna Kreetta WettainenLeena JuhanantytarLovisa LindholmErik StrömMaja GrefMaria FlinkMaja Greta HedemanMaria Helena FrimanPietari HeijaAnna Gavrilova KomonenLovisa VehmaskangasUlla NummelinMaria PalinAnders Johan Forss • Unidentified • Eva EnströmIsak SmedbergHedvig SateriAnders LindholmMaria HolmbergMaria AhonenLeena LindqvistKajsa FellmanMaria TörnuddMaria KoskinenFredrika MännistöErkki HelminenHeikki KämäräinenAlexander von StahlOlivia RosvallKajsa ForsstromEva BlomqvistMaria PekuriInes AchrenOlga ToivonenElina PeuralaAleksandra LindroosElisabeth RantamakiLiisa StrellmanAmalia WalleniusIda SaarinenMaria ValimakiMaria KumlanderAmanda RiihelaMathilda HonkaFanny NystromIda Virenius • Klaara Tyyniaho • Amanda Moksi • Maria Rothovius • Daisy Göhle • Sigrid Viik • Hilda Hakkinen • Anna Hagman • Elsa Tilkanen • Aarne Arvonen • Viljo Kekola • Jussi Leskinen • Aino Yrttimaa • Selma Tuominen • Helvi Karki • Helfrid Eriksson • Saara AhonenHelvi HarmaAstrid Qvist

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