Varvara Semennikova

 

Age: 117

 

Summary: oldest person in Russia who claimed to be the world's oldest person since August 2007 but her age was never authenticated by the Guinness Book of World Records or the Gerontology Research Group, in which the only agency that agreed with her documentation was the National Archive of Yakutia.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: May 10, 1890?

 

Died: March 9, 2008

 

Location: Yakutia, Russia