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Sofia Castillo Sanchez
Sofia Castillo Sanchez
Birth: 1 October 1910
Pachuca de Soto, Hidalgo, Mexico
Death: 27 August 2021
Mexico City, Mexico
Age: 110 years, 330 days
Country: MexicoMEX

Sofia Castillo Sanchez (Spanish: Sofía Castillo Sánchez; 1 October 1910 – 27 August 2021) was a Mexican supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).


Castillo Sanchez was born in Pachuca de Soto, Hidalgo, Mexico, on 1 October 1910. She had 6 children (2 daughters and 4 sons). She celebrated her 110th birthday in October 2020. At that time, she had 23 grandchildren, 45 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great-grandchildren.

On 3 April 2021, aged 110, Castillo Sanchez got vaccinated against COVID-19, making her one of the oldest people to receive the vaccine.

Castillo Sanchez died in Mexico City, Mexico on 27 August 2021 at the age of 110 years, 330 days.