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Mathilde Lartigue
Mathilde Lartigue
Birth: 24 March 1905
Montpellier, Herault, Occitanie, France
Death: 24 March 2018
Montpellier, Herault, Occitanie, France
Age: 113 years, 0 days
Country: FranceFRA
Validated

Mathilde Lartigue (24 March 1905 – 24 March 2018) was a French supercentenarian who is officially validated.

Biography

Lartigue was born in Montpellier, Herault, Occitanie, France on 24 March 1905. Her mother was a milliner, and her father was a secretary in the University of Sciences of Montpellier. In 1950, she married her childhood friend, Jean Lartigue. The couple had no children.

Lartigue worked as a secretary at the Paul Valéry University. In her free time she loved to play tennis every Sunday and was a fervent supporter of the football team of the Olympic stadium in Montpellier. In 2004, she was inducted into the brotherhood of Barons de Caravètes.

She died on 24 March 2018, her 113th birthday. At the time of her death, she was the fourth-oldest living person in France, behind Lucile Randon, Gabrielle des Robert and Jeanne Bot. She was also the second-oldest living person in Occitanie behind Jeanne Bot.

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