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Jeanne Louise Calment

  • [At age 110:] I've only ever had one wrinkle, and I'm sitting on it.

    • Jeanne Louise Calment,
    • 1985, in Newsweek ()
  • [On being the oldest living human being:] God must have forgotten me.

    • Jeanne Louise Calment,
    • news item ()

Jeanne Louise Calment, French supercentenarian

(1875 - 1997)