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Rose Bromberg
Rose Bromberg
Bromberg in May 2020, after surviving COVID-19 at the age of 106.
Birth: 24 August 1913
United States
Age: 108 years, 273 days
Country: United StatesUSA

Rose "Rosie" Bromberg (born 24 August 1913) is an American centenarian who is one of the oldest known survivors of COVID-19, having recovered from the disease at the age of 106.


Bromberg was born in the United States on 24 August 1913. She grew up in Paterson, New Jersey where she worked in a candy store with her parents making ice cream sodas. She had two children (including Howie Bromberg). She lived in Florida for some time before moving back to New Jersey

She broke her hip at age 102 and recovered. In late April 2020, she was diagnosed with COVID-19; however, as of 22 May 2020, she successfully recovered.

As of June 2020, she had five grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Bromberg currently lives at The Gardens at Monroe in Monroe, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 108 years, 273 days.