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Rhoda Binge

Rhoda Binge is a British supercentenarian whose age has not been validated by LongeviQuest. According to Oldest in Britain, she is the 11th-oldest known living person in the United Kingdom.


Binge was born as Rhoda Cowell in Lamesley, County Durham, England, on 8 January 1913. She was the eldest of six children born to Andrew and Mary (née Scott) Cowell, who were married in 1912. She grew up on a farm before moving to London aged 15.

In 1936, aged 23, she married Albert Stanley Binge in Brentford, London. The couple were married for 46 years until Albert’s death in 1982 aged 70. They had one daughter, Yvonne, in 1940, and later moved to Netley, Hampshire, England, where Rhoda still lives in 2023 at the age of 110.

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Binge has not been recognised in any news outlets for her longevity, but her grandchildren have celebrated her birthday on social media.