María Capovilla was an Ecuadorian supercentenarian who was recognized by Guinness World Records as being the world’s oldest validated living person at the time of her death. She was the last remaining validated person born in the 1880s. At 116 years, 347 days at the time of her death, she is also oldest validated person to have ever lived in Ecuador.

Dolores Vélez Bravo was an Ecuadorian supercentenarian whose age is validated by both the Latin American Supercentenarians (LAS), and the Gerontology Research Group (GRG). She is the second-oldest validated person ever from Ecuador, behind Maria Capovilla.