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Pedro Zorrilla Caballero
Birth: 24 April 1886
Ciales, Puerto Rico
Death: 2 September 1997
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Age: 111 years, 131 days
Country: Puerto RicoPRI,United StatesUSA
Unvalidated

Pedro Zorrilla Caballero (24 April 1886 – 2 September 1997) was a Puerto Rican supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG). At the time of his death, he was the fourth-oldest known living man in the world, after Christian Mortensen, Johnson Parks and Walter Richardson.

Biography

Pedro Zorrilla Caballero was born in Ciales, Puerto Rico on 24 April 1886. His father, Pedro Zorrilla de San Martin Alonso, was born in Spain, and his mother, Enriqueta Caballero Y Menendez De Zorrilla, was born in Puerto Rico.

He married Catalina Sanchez (born 1890) in 1916, and had at least six children.

He became the oldest known living man in Puerto Rico upon the death of 108-year-old Isabelo Martinez on 17 September 1993.

Zorrilla Caballero died in San Juan, Puerto Rico on 2 September 1997 at the age of 111 years, 131 days.

References


Puerto Rico's Oldest Living Person Titleholders (VE)

Petronila Ramos GonzalesPedro Zorrilla CaballeroMaria Echeandia CumpianoEmilia Hernandez de RamosRamona Trinidad Iglesias-JordanEmiliano Mercado del Toro • (Unknown) • Maria Rivera CruzMaria Mojica TorresC. C. A. • (Unknown) • Secundina Rivera CumbaEmilio Flores MarquezJuan EscribanoRosa Castrodad Melendez


Puerto Rico's Oldest Living Man Titleholders (VE)

Isabelo MartinezPedro Zorrilla Caballero • (Unknown) • Emiliano Mercado del Toro • (Unknown) • Emilio Flores MarquezJuan EscribanoBienvenido Diaz Guilfu

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