Catarina Carreiro




Age: 113


Summary: oldest person in Portugal and the world's 11th oldest person who in her youth was struck by lightning as she hid from heavy rain underneath a tree, who suffered severe burns and had a priest read her last rites, but survived those injuries.



Cause of Death: Natural causes


Born: January 9, 1891


Died: February 14, 2004


Location: Idanha-a-Nova, Portugal