Maria de Capovilla



Age: 116


Summary: Ecuadorian supercentenarian considered as the oldest person on Earth by the Guinness Book of World Records who was born the same year as Charlie Chaplin and Adolf Hitler, but who was also married the year the U.S. entered World War I in 1917 and widowed in 1949.



Cause of Death: Pneumonia


Born: September 14, 1889


Died: August 27, 2006


Location: Guayaquil, Ecuador