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List of longevity myths (130+)

Name Sex Claimed
birth date
Death date Claimed age Country
Anna Persdotter [1] F 664/665? 1689 1024 years SwedenSWE
LP Suwang [1] M 1550/1551? 1995 444 years CambodiaCAMThailandTHA
Numes De Cugna [2] M 1195/1196? 1566 370 years IndiaIND
Li-Ching Yuen [2] M 1677/1736 6 May 1933 197/256 years ChinaCHN
Amodzie [3][4] [5] F c. 1823? 4 Jan 2022 198/199 years GhanaGHA
Ashura Omarova [6][7] F 1774/1775? fl. 1970 195 years RussiaRUS
Mama Esifiho F 1824/1825? fl. 10 Feb 2016 192 years NigeriaNGA
Obaapanyin Agatha Dapaah [8] F 1834? 10 July 2021 187 years GhanaGHA
S. Kentigern [9] M 417/418? 13 Jan 603 185 years ScotlandSCO,United Kingdom UK
Peter Torton [3][4] M 1539? 1724 185 years RomaniaROU
Peter Czartan [5] M 1539 1724 184 years HungaryHUN
Tance Abayeva [10] M 1724? 1904 180 years RussiaRUS
Ali Atia al-Atia [11] M 1824? 21 Aug 2004 180 years Saudi ArabiaSAU
Elizabeth Yorath [6] F 1490/1491? 1668 177 years EnglandENG,United Kingdom UK
Baba Harainsingh [6] M 1775/1776? fl. 1952 176+ years IndiaIND
Sant Shri Hanuman Das Ji [12] [13] M 1843? fl. 3 May 2018 176+ years IndiaIND
Mrs. Keith [2] F 1693/1694 1867 173 years United StatesUSA
Janos Rowin [14] M 1554/1555? after 1727 172+ years HungaryHUN
James Olofintuyi [15] M 16 Aug 1844? fl. 16 Aug 2014 170 years, 0+ days NigeriaNGA
Pa Monday Agwalogu [16] M 1848? May 2018 170 years NigeriaNGA
Henry Jenkins M 1501? 6 Dec 1670 169 years EnglandENG,United Kingdom UK
Ram Avtar Saha Kanu [17] M 1832? 2001? 169 years NepalNEP
Shirali Muslimov [18] M 26 Mar 1805? 2/4 Sept 1973 168 years, 161 days± AzerbaijanAZE
Javier Pereira [19][20] M 1789? 30 Mar 1958 168+ years ColombiaCOL
Ali Ashraf Husseini [6] M 1807/1808? fl. 1976 168+ years Iran IRN
Jonas Warren [6] M 1619/1620? 1787 167 years Ireland IRL
Nooray Baba [21] M 1850/1851? June 2017 166/167 years PakistanPAK
Roshan Ali [22] M 1850/1851? fl. Oct 2017 165+ years PakistanPAK
Sara Desson [23] F 1562/1563? after 1727 164+ years HungaryHUN
Mahmoud Varan [24] M 1800? 1963 163 years SyriaSYR
Dhaqabo Ebba [25] M 1852? 10 May 2015 163 years EthiopiaETH
Robert Lynch [6] M 1669/1670? 1830 160 years JamaicaJAM
Joseph Surrington [6] M 1709/1710? c. 1870 160 years NorwayNOR
William Bisset [2] M 1795/1796? fl. 22 Oct 1956 160 years South AfricaZAF
Saleh bin Taleb [26] M 1846? 2006? 160 years YemenYEM
Lokenath Brahmachari [27] M 1730 3 June 1890 159/160 years IndiaIND
Opanyin Kwaku Addae [28] M 25 Dec 1851? 2011? 159 years, ? days GhanaGHA
Turinah Masih Sehat [29] F 7 June 1853? 7 June 2012 159 years, 0 days IndonesiaIDN
Sampson Skakoragaro [6] M 1810/1811? fl. 1969 158+ years TanzaniaTZA
Siddi Wastad [2][30] M 1785? 14 Aug 1943 158 years IndiaIND
Yakpu Shoua [2] M 1789/1790? fl. 3 Aug 1947 157 years GeorgiaGEO
Iwan Yorath [6] M 1464/1465? 1621 156 years WalesWAL,United Kingdom UK
Delfina da Costa Freire [7] F 3 Apr 1816? 4 June 1971 155 years, 61 days BrazilBRA
Fatima [31] F 1847? 22 Jan 2002 155+ years PakistanPAK
Asmar Salakhova [6] F 1811/1812? fl. 1966 154+ years ArmeniaARM
Mohammed bin Zarei [32] M 1858/1859 2013 154 years Saudi ArabiaSAU
Klayonoh Bleaorplue [33] F 7 Mar 1863? 2 Aug 2016 153 years, 145 days LiberiaLBR
Mohammed bin Masoud al Kalbani [34] M 1861? 27 Feb 2014 153 years OmanOMN
Thomas Newman [6] M 1388/1389? 1542 153 years EnglandENG,United Kingdom UK
Mahmud Eyvazov [6] M 7 Feb 1808? 3 Dec 1960 152 years, 296 days AzerbaijanAZE
Mary Ekwo [35] F Jan/Sep 1866? 2018 151+ years NigeriaNGA
G. Stanley [6] M 1567/1568? 1719 151 years EnglandENG,United Kingdom UK
Judith Crawford [6] F 1677/1678? 1829 151 years JamaicaJAM
Haji Majid [2] M 1803 13 Nov 1954 151 years SingaporeSGP
Talib Samejo [36] M 1861? 3 Apr 2012 150/151 years PakistanPAK
Gabriel Umeh Enemuo [37] M 1864? 28 Apr 2015 151+ years NigeriaNGA
Aisha Heddou [38] F 1865 fl. 18 Aug 2015 150+ years MoroccoMAR
Haji Khadem Hossain Sikhdar [39] M 7 Feb 1860? fl. 8 Aug 2010 150+ years BangladeshBGD
Catherine Hiatt [6] F 1680/1681? 1831 150 years JamaicaJAM
Unnamed Lady [6] F 1743/1744? 1894 150 years FranceFRA
Amm Atwa Moussa M 1849? fl. 1999 150+ years EgyptEGY
William Mead [40] M Jan 1504? 28 Oct 1652 148 years, 271+ days EnglandENG,United Kingdom UK
Hussein Al-Shazly [41] M 1851? 1 Apr 1999 148+ years SyriaSYR
Maftei Pop [42] M 12 June 1804 15 Mar 1952 147 years, 273 days RomaniaROU
Jon Andersson [43] M 18 Feb 1582 18 Apr 1729 147 years, 59 days SwedenSWE
Bridget Devine [6] F 1697/1698 1845 147 years United Kingdom UK
Mahmud Fivozov [2] M Oct 1808 fl. 11 Oct 1955 147+ years AzerbaijanAZE
Mbah Gotho [44] M 31 Dec 1870 30 Apr 2017 146 years, 120 days IndonesiaIDN
Joseph Bam [6] M 1674/1675 1821 146 years JamaicaJAM
Christian Drakenberg [45] M 18 Nov 1626 9 Oct 1772 145 years, 326 days NorwayNORDenmarkDEN
Lan Caihe [46] M 614/615? 760 145/146 years ChinaCHN
Katemi [47] F 1865? fl. 22 May 2010 145+ years IndonesiaIDN
Lan Xiang [48] M 1667/1668? 1812 144/145 years ChinaCHN
Omar Abas [49] [50] [51] M 26 Sept 1857? Sept 2002 144 years MalaysiaMYS
Mawlavi Mohammad Amin [52] M 1878? 5 Jan 2022 144 years AfghanistanAFG
Hilario Pari [6] M 1663/1664 c. 1807 143 years PeruPER
Njoki Wainaina [53] [54] F 1856? fl. 16 Mar 1999 143 years KenyaKEN
Hannah Nyoki Kinuya [55] [56] F 1859? fl. 2002 143 years KenyaKEN
Ghaini Lal Signh Jamkar [8][9] (dead link) F 1867? 15 August 2010 143 years IndiaIND
Feroz-ud-Din Mir [57] M 10 Mar 1872? 29 Aug 2014 142 years, 169 days PakistanPAKIndiaIND
Joseph Greold [2] M 1723/1724 1866 142 years United StatesUSA
Jose David [6] M 1830/1831 fl. 1973 142+ years PeruPER
Ngan Thi Quang [58] F 1847? fl. 3 July 1989 142 years VietnamVIE
Abdel Wali Numan [59] M 1865? 23 July 2007 142 years YemenYEM
Yekini Ogundare [60] M 1879? fl. 31 Mar 2020 141/142 years NigeriaNGA
Sri Bir Narayan Chaudhary [61] M 1856 20 Apr 1998 141 years, 110+ days NepalNEP
Florence Nartey [62] F 1869? 25 Mar 2010 141 years GhanaGHA
Oba Samuel Afolabi [63] M 1879? 23 May 2020 141 years NigeriaNGA
Katharine Fitzgerald [64] F 1 July 1464 5 Nov 1604 140 years, 127 days EnglandENG,United Kingdom UK
Hassan Kitano Kingamkono [65] M 1842? 16 Apr 1982 140 years TanzaniaTZA
Maryam Suleiman Obaid [66] F 1863? 18 Nov 2003 140 years United Arab EmiratesUAE
Ali bin Abdullah bin Ezab [67] [68] M 1866? 14 Dec 2006 140 years United Arab EmiratesUAE
Akbar Muammar Bin Abdullah Al-Duwailah [69] M 1874? 12 Apr 2014? 140 years KuwaitKWT
Gentleman [6] M 1698 fl. 1838 140+ years EcuadorECU?
Medzhig Agagev [6] M 1835/1836 fl. 1976 140+ years AzerbaijanAZE
William Hotchkiss [6] M 1754/1755 1895 140 years United StatesUSA
Khfaf Lazuria [6] F 1834/1835 1975 140 years AzerbaijanAZE
Zhang Xeian [70][6] M 1778/1779 1919 140 years ChinaCHN
Saktah Miftah [71] F 1881? 6 Sept 2020 139 years LibyaLBY
Zhang Guolao [72] M 596/601? 735 134/139 years ChinaCHN
Ahmad Soufi [73] M 27 Feb 1882 18 Nov 2020 138 years, 261 days Iran IRN
Habib Miyan [74] M 20 May 1870/1879 19 Aug 2008 129/138 years, 91 days IndiaIND
Juan Moroygota [6] M 1689/1690 1828 138 years ColombiaCOL
Illie Stamate [75] M 1828 1966 138 years RomaniaROU
Kim Jinhwan [76] F Sept 1852 1989 138 years North KoreaPRKSouth KoreaKOR
Sinatu Aduke Sanni [77] F 5 August 1885? 2 June 2022 137 years, 302 days NigeriaNGA
Bashir Al Saalmi [78] M 1873? 5 June 2010 137 years OmanOMN
Ahmed Mohammed Ja'bel Al-Khaleifi [79] M 1882? c.13 Nov 2019 137 years YemenYEM
Nicholas Petours [6] M 1637/1638 1775? 137 years GermanyGER
Francisco Saiz [2] M 1809/1810 fl. 1947 137 years United StatesUSA
Julius Wanyondu Gatonga [80] [81] M 18 Aug 1884? 21 June 2021 136 years, 272 days KenyaKEN
Halime Olcay [82] [83] F 1 July 1874 fl. 18 Jan 2011 136 years, 197+ days TurkeyTUR
Shivdharia Devi [84] [85] F Jan/Nov 1882? fl. 20 Nov 2018 136+ years IndiaIND
Ali bin Mohammed Hussein [86] [87] M 1862? 4 June 1998 136 years LebanonLBN
Khanum Hasano [88] F 1876/1877? 12 Jan 2013 136 years AfghanistanAFG
Amos Olarinde Moronkeji [89] M 1879? Dec 2015 136+ years NigeriaNGA
Anonymous [90] M 1883? fl. 18 Apr 2019 136 years Sierra LeoneSLE
Alimihan Seyiti [91] [92] F 25 June 1886? 16 Dec 2021 135 years, 173 days ChinaCHN
Sophie Glandorf [93] F 7 Mar 1871 9 Mar 2006 135 years, 2 days GermanyGERUnited StatesUSA
Anton Pilya [6] M 1829/1830 1965 135 years GeorgiaGEO
Aisha Ketchie [94] F 1867? fl. 10 Aug 2002 135+ years Iraq IRQ
Maritina Vangatala [95] F 1879? fl. 11 Nov 2014 135+ years Solomon IslandsSLM
Tyeb Ali [96] [97] M 1884? 25 Nov 2019 135+ years BangladeshBGD
Fatima Ahmed Ali Saad Al-Jadbi Muqbel [98] F 1885? 28 Feb 2020 135+ years YemenYEM
Moloko Temo [99] F 4 July 1874 3 June 2009 134 years, 334 days South AfricaZAF
Tuti Yusupova [100] F 1 July 1880? 28 Mar 2015 134 years, 270 days UzbekistanUZB
Sarah Nwakohwu Wuche [101] F 13 July 1883? 20 July 2017 134 years, 7 days NigeriaNGA
Beim Mekraliyeva [6] F 1831/1832 fl. 1966 134+ years AzerbaijanAZE
Henry Francisco [6] M 1685/1686 1820 134 years United Kingdom UK United StatesUSA
Yohana Ahuruma [102] M 1885? 28 Aug 2019 134 years UgandaUGA
Santiago Surviate [103] M 1808? 16 Mar 1943 134 years United StatesUSA
Joao Coelho de Souza [104] M 10 Mar 1884 24 Aug 2017 133 years, 167 days BrazilBRA
Hamoudi al-Abdullah [105] M 1864? 21 July 1997 133 years SyriaSYR
Mzee Barnabas Kiptanui Arap Rop [106] M 1879? 8 Mar 2012 133 years KenyaKEN
Waebido Ayohayi (Thai: แวบีเดาะ อาเยาะหะยี) [107] [108] [109] [110] [111] F 1886/1887? fl. 10 May 2020 133+ years ThailandTHA
Antisa Khvichava [112] F 8 July 1880 30 Sept 2012 132 years, 84 days GeorgiaGEO
Alhaji Muana Kamara [113] M 16 June 1884? fl. 22 June 2016 132 years, 6+ days LiberiaLBR
John Haynes [2] M 1808/1809 1941 132 years United StatesUSA
Gabriel Erazo [6] M 1843/1844 fl. 1976 132+ years PeruPER
Mathayo Achungo [6] M 1843/1844 1976 132 years KenyaKEN
Sayed Mehren [2] M 1810/1811? fl. 14 Jan 1943 132 years EgyptEGYUnited StatesUSA
Barbora-Emilia Yasayte [114] F 2 Jan 1859? fl. 1991 132+ years LithuaniaLTU
Aisha Atabajeva [115] F 1885? fl. 31 Oct 2017 132+ years KyrgyzstanKGZ
Noah Raby M 1 Apr 1772 1 Mar 1904 131 years, 341 days United StatesUSA
Maria Lucimar Pereira [116] F 3 Sept 1890? 21 May 2022 131 years, 260 days BrazilBRA
Peter Garden [6] M 1643/1644 1775 131 years United Kingdom UK
Kied Dhepaibul [117] M 1841? Jan 1972 131 years ThailandTHA
Rashidova Sarkhat Ibragimovna [118] [119] F 1875 17 Jan 2007 131+ years AzerbaijanAZE
Anonymous [120] M 1886? 14 May 2017 131+ years EritreaERI
Raghu Baharkher [121] M 1888? 12 Apr 2019 131+ years NepalNEP
Mbuya Ngwerume [122] F 1890? 9 Nov 2021 131+ years ZimbabweZIM
Ntame Zambani [123] F 1880 13 July 2011 130 years, 194+ days BotswanaBWA
Sylvester Magee [124] M 29 May 1841? 15 Oct 1971 130 years, 142 days United StatesUSA
Maria Olivia da Silva [125] F 28 Feb 1880? 8 July 2010 130 years, 130 days BrazilBRA
Sahan Dosova [126] F 27 March 1879? 9 May 2009 130 years, 43 days KazakhstanKAZ
Bahkishi Orujeva [6] M Mar 1837 fl. Mar 1967 130 years, 0-10+ days AzerbaijanAZE
Mubarak Rahmani Messe [127] M 1884 11 Jan 2014 130 years, 0 days AlgeriaALG
William Beeby [10] M 1643/1644 1774 130 years Ireland IRL
Margaret Darby [6] F 1690/1691 6 Apr 1821 130 years JamaicaJAM
Francis Peat [6] M 1699/1700 Nov 1830 130 years JamaicaJAM
George Domberger [11] M 1708 16 July 1838 130 years AustriaAUT
Yaupa [12] M 1768/1769? Oct 1899 130 years VanuatuVAN
Ramonotowane Seran [6] ? 1814/1815? 1945 130 years BotswanaBWA
Maria Ntourou [13] (dead link) F 1841? 17 May 1971 130 years GreeceGRE
Ephriam Zithundu Zulu [6] M 1844/1845? 1975 130 years South AfricaZAF
Hoang A Giang [128] M 1859? fl. 3 July 1989 130 years VietnamVIE
Mak Encuh [129] F 1879/1880? fl. 21 May 2010 130 years IndonesiaIDN
Magera Fumbu [130] F 1884? fl. 31 Mar 2014 130 years Democratic Republic of the CongoCOD
Mutaq Taliq Al-Rasheedi [131] M 1888/1889? c.11 Dec 2019 130 years Saudi ArabiaSAU
Maimouna Al-Amine [132] F 1890? 29 June 2020 130 years LebanonLBN
Muammar Saeed bin Salem Al-Rajhi [133] M 1890? 8 Sept 2020 130 years OmanOMN
Sheikh Adam Tahir [134] M 1892? 16 Feb 2022 130 years NigeriaNGA

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