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Matyasne Kovesdi
Matyasne Kovesdi
Kovesdi on her 107th birthday in 2008
Birth: 16 November 1901
Bocsa, Bacs-Kiskun, Austria-Hungary (present-day Hungary)
Death: c.8 June 2010
Kecskemet, Bacs-Kiskun, Hungary
Age: 108 years, c.204 days
Country: HungaryHUN
Centenarian

Matyasne Kovesdi [Hungarian: Kövesdi Mátyásné] (16 November 1901 – c.8 June 2010) was a Hungarian centenarian who was the oldest known living person in Hungary at the time of her death.

Biography

Matyasne Kovesdi was born in Bocsa, Bacs-Kiskun, Austria-Hungary (present-day Hungary) on 16 November 1901. She had five children. She lived on a farm in Bocsa until moved to apartment of her daughter in Kecskemet around 1989.

As of January 2009, she had 13 great-grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

She became the oldest known living person in Hungary, following the death of 108-year-old Margit Ambrus on 9 November 2009.

Kovesdi died in Kecskemet, Bacs-Kiskun, Hungary around 8 June 2010 at the age of 108 years, c.204 days. Following her death, 108-year-old Gyorgyne Toth became the oldest known living person in Hungary.

References


Hungary's Oldest Living Person Titleholders (VE)

Lajosne Kovassy • (Unknown) • Jozsefne Laki • (Unknown) • Gyorgyne KokenyesiAlajosne Duronelli • (Unknown) • Gizella BarthaAlajosne ZsarkoImrene Szaloczy • (Unknown) • Mihalyne Gneisz • (Unknown) • Gyorgyne JonasImrene Vajda • (Unknown) • Emilne FlochelKarolyne Nemeth • (Unknown) • Henrik HavasiSandorne SarkoziIstvanne LadiJanosne AndoAntalne BangaIlka ZolnaiIstvanne Morocz • Ferencne Lazar • Jozsefne SzucsFerencne VadaszSandorne CsikiJanosne VargaGergely Andras MolnarLajosne Buzaky • Janosne SzentirmayFerencne KustosMargit AmbrusMatyasne KovesdiGyorgyne Toth • Maria Magirius • Janosne Kudasz • Rezso Gallai • Maria HoffnerJozsefne NagyMargit Dezsone KovacsJanosne BelikVeronika ZsilinszkiUnidentified

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