stripes stripes

New Validation: Graciela Quintero (1914-Present) of Colombia

Graciela Quintero, age 109, is now a validated Colombian semi-supercentenarian.

Graciela Quintero was born in Sonsón, Antioquia Department, Colombia, on 22 August 1914. She was a sister, a wife, and a mother to 4 children.

Quintero started as a trader and became a real estate consultant. Beyond work, she loved games, sports, and traveling (including visits to Europe and the US until her mid-90s). She is described as a positive, intelligent, and generous person. Though trained as an educator, she found joy in reciting poems and singing.

As a young woman.
As a young woman.

As of January 2024, she is reportedly in incredible health and undergoes regular check-ups with her family doctor every six months. She currently resides with her son Roberto in Medellín.

For more information, please view Mrs. Quintero’s Directory Profile here.

background background

Other Blog Posts You May Like

February 19, 2024 Birthday reports
LongeviQuest Visits Miyoko Hiroyasu, Oita Prefecture’s Oldest Person in Japan, at 113
On February 13, 2024, LongeviQuest Japan visited Miyoko Hiroyasu, who...
Read More
LQ Visit
LongeviQuest Visits Oldest Living Person in Brazil, also the Oldest Living Nun, at 115
Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil – On 16...
Read More
age exaggeration
February 16, 2024 Analysis
Previously validated (but later disputed) supercentenarian claims
Introduction Humankind has always had a great fascination with individuals...
Read More