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About Jeanne Calment
Jeanne Calment was French supercentenarian best known for being the world's oldest person. She lived to the age of 122 years and 164 days. In 1995, at the age of 120 years and 238 days, she entered into the Guinness World Records as the "oldest person ever".
She was born to Nicolas Calment and Marguerite Gilles. At the age of 21, she married Fernand Nicolas Calment, her double second cousin. The marriage produced her only child, a daughter named Yvonne Marie Nicolle Calment. She had a grandson named Frédéric Billiot. She and Fernand remained married until his death in 1942. She never remarried after Fernand’s death.
She was left with no heir after outliving her only child and grandson, who both died at the age of 36.
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Famous quotes by Jeanne Calment
Always keep your smile. That's how I explain my long life.Jeanne Calment
Death doesn't frighten me now I can think peacefully of ending a long life.Jeanne Calment
Every age has its happiness and troubles.Jeanne Calment
Jeanne Calment's Popularity
Jeanne Calment was a famous French super-centenarian, who was born on February 21, 1875. As a person born on this date, Jeanne Calment is listed in our database as the 17th most popular celebrity for the day (February 21) and the 3rd most popular for the year (1875).
People born on February 21 fall under the Zodiac sign of Pisces, the Fish. Jeanne Calment is the 451st most popular Pisces.
Aside from information specific to Jeanne Calment's birthday, Jeanne Calment is the 46th most famous French.
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