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Suzana Correa Conceicao Silva
Suzana Correa Conceicao Silva
Suzana Correa Conceicao Silva (sitting on the right of her father, the old man in the center) and her family.
Birth: 23 April 1905
Lisbon, Lisbon District, Portugal
Death: 9 May 2016
Lisbon, Lisbon District, Portugal
Age: 111 years, 16 days
Country: PortugalPOR

Suzana Correa Conceicao Silva [Portuguese: Conceição Silva] (23 April 1905 – 9 May 2016) was a Portuguese supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG). At the time of death, she was the oldest known living person from Portugal.


Suzana was born on 23 April 1905 in Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal to Antonio Thomaz Conceicao Silva and Laura Correa. Her father was a naturalist painter, and he also worked in ceramics and as an art teacher. Thomaz Conceicao Silva was one of the founders of the National Society of Fine Arts in 1901.

Suzana studied piano. At age 111 she lived in the house her father had rented in Lisbon, and no longer played the piano at that age but still mantained a good relationship with her daughter.

Suzana Correa Conceicao Silva died in Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal on 9 May 2016, aged 111 years, 16 days.


Portugal's Oldest Living Person Titleholders (VE)

Maria da Conceicao Silva • (Unknown) • Maria Alves de Jesus • (Unknown) • Antonio de Almeida • (Unknown) • Maria Pereira • (Unknown) • Custodia JacintoRosa Cadete • (Unknown) • Mariana Chiromo • (Unknown) • Elvira de Jesus Caldeira • Jose Ferreira Andrade • Maria do Couto Maia-Lopes • Maria de Jesus • Augusto Moreira de Oliveira • Antonio de Castro • Maria Luiza Nunes da Silva • Maria Felicia Bento • Maria do Carmo Fernandes • Maria Dolores Ferreira • Suzana Correa Conceicao Silva • Benvinda Marques Matias • Joaquina Martins • Romana Marques • Maria da Encarnacao Sousa