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This article lists the oldest known individual Hominidae, separated by species. Humans are the longest-lived hominoid species, with Jeanne Calment being the longest-lived hominoid ever, at 122 years.

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ChimpanzeesEdit

  Deceased   Living
^ denotes age at death, or, if living, age as of 11 December 2018

Rank Name Sex Birth date Death date Age [†] Place of death or residence
1 Little Mama[1][2] F c. 1937-1942 14 November 2017 c. 75 to 81 years United States, Lion Country Safari
2? Gregoire M 1942 17 December 2008 66 years Republic of the Congo, Tchimpounga Sanctuary
3? Auntie Rose[3] F ? ? 63 years ? (oldest wild chimpanzee)[4]
4? Garbo/Grandma[5] F 10 December 1953 c. 15 November 2015 61 years, c. 340 days United States, Chimp Haven
5? Fifi [6][7] F c. May 1947 19 July 2007 c. 60 years, 2 months Australia, Taronga Zoo
5? Coco[8] F c. 1952 2012 c. 60 years United States, Oregon Zoo
7? Gamma[9] F 1932 19 February 1992 59.4 years United States, Yerkes Regional Primate Research Center
8? Sarah Anne[10] F c. August 1959 Living c. 59 years, 4 months United States, Chimp Haven
9? Jimmy[9] M 1929 17 September 1985 56 years United States, Rochester Zoo

GorillasEdit

  Deceased   Living
^ denotes age at death, or, if living, age as of March 27, 2018

Rank Name Sex Birth date Death date Age [†] Place of death or residence
1 Fatou[11] F 13 April 1957 Living 61 years, 242 days Germany, Berlin Zoo
1 Trudy[11] F 13 April 1957 Living 61 years, 242 days United States, Little Rock Zoo
3 Helen F 1 January 1958 Living 60 years, 344 days United States, Louisville Zoo
4 Colo F 22 December 1956 17 January 2017 60 years, 26 days United States, Columbus Zoo
5 Goma [12] F 23 September 1959 7 June 2018[13] 58 years Switzerland, Basel Zoo
6 Old Bob[14] M 8th September 1961 Living 57 years United Kingdom, Margate
7 Nico M 1962 January 2018 56 years United Kingdom, Longleat Safari Park
8 Jenny F c. 1953 4 September 2008 55 years United States, Dallas Zoo
8 Fritz[15] M 1963 Living 55 years Germany, Nuremberg Zoo
10 Massa M 1930 30 December 1984 54 years United States, Philadelphia Zoo

HumansEdit

  Deceased   Living
^ denotes age at death, or, if living, age as of 11 December 2018

Rank Name Sex Birth date Death date Age [†] Place of death or residence
1 Jeanne Calment[16] F 21 February 1875 4 August 1997 122 years, 164 days France
2 Sarah Knauss[17] F 24 September 1880 30 December 1999 119 years, 97 days United States
3 Lucy Hannah[18] F 16 July 1875 21 March 1993 117 years, 248 days United States
4 Nabi Tajima[19] F 4 August 1900 21 April 2018 118 years, 129 days Japan
5 Marie-Louise Meilleur[20] F 29 August 1880 16 April 1998 117 years, 230 days Canada
6 Violet Brown[19] F 10 March 1900 15 September 2017 117 years, 189 days Jamaica
7 Emma Morano[19] F 29 November 1899 15 April 2017 117 years, 137 days Italy
8 Misao Okawa[19] F 5 March 1898 1 April 2015 117 years, 27 days Japan
9 María Capovilla[21] F 14 September 1889 27 August 2006 116 years, 347 days Ecuador
10 Susannah Mushatt Jones[19] F 6 July 1899 12 May 2016 116 years, 311 days United States

OrangutansEdit

  Deceased   Living
^ denotes age at death, or, if living, age as of January, 2017

Rank Name Sex Birth date Death date Age [†] Place of death or residence
1 Puan[22] F 1956 17 June 2018 62 years Australia, Perth Zoo
2 Nonja F 1952 29 December 2007 55 years United States, Zoo Miami

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ CNN, By Kim Segal. "Meet one of the oldest chimpanzees in captivity - CNN.com". CNN.
  2. ^ "Oldest Living Chimpanzee & A Special GiraffeCelebrate Birthdays this Valentine's Day - Lion Country Safari". www.lioncountrysafari.com.
  3. ^ "Menopause sets humans apart from chimps".
  4. ^ "How long do chimpanzees live? «". www.chimpsanctuarynw.org.
  5. ^ Welborn, Vickie. "Chimp Haven's oldest chimpanzee dies at age 61".
  6. ^ "Zoo mourns death of beloved chimpanzee - National - brisbanetimes.com.au". www.brisbanetimes.com.au.
  7. ^ Staff, From Times; Reports, Wire (21 July 2007). "Chimpanzee matriarch dies in Sydney zoo" – via LA Times.
  8. ^ "Zoo mourns loss of oldest resident, Coco the chimpanzee".
  9. ^ a b http://allmanlab.caltech.edu/PDFs/HakeemSandovalJonesAllman1996.pdf, p. 90
  10. ^ Welborn, Vickie. "One of Chimp Haven's first two chimps has died".
  11. ^ a b "Berlinerin Fatou ist nun ältester Gorilla der Welt". www.rbb-online.de.
  12. ^ http://www.zoobasel.ch/en/aktuell/detail.php?NEWSID=791
  13. ^ https://www.bzbasel.ch/basel/basel-stadt/der-zolli-trauert-um-goma-basels-beruehmteste-gorilladame-ist-gestorben-132663265
  14. ^ Welsh-Huggins, Rew; Press, Associated (23 December 2016). "Nation's oldest gorilla celebrates 60th birthday in Ohio zoo".
  15. ^ https://www.gorillas-in-zoos.de/auflistung-aller-gorillas-in-deutschland/
  16. ^ The Guinness Book of Records, 1999 edition, p. 102, ISBN 0-85112-070-9
  17. ^ "World's oldest person misses millennium". BBC. 31 December 1997. Retrieved 3 January 2016.
  18. ^ Maier, Heiner (2010). Supercentenarians. Springer. p. 249. ISBN 3-642-11519-5.
  19. ^ a b c d e "Validated Living Supercentenarians". Gerontology Research Group.
  20. ^ "Marie-Louise Meilleur, 117; Listed as Oldest Person in World". Los Angeles Times. 18 April 1998. Retrieved 3 January 2016.
  21. ^ "World's oldest woman dies at 116". BBC. 28 August 2006. Retrieved 3 January 2016.
  22. ^ "World's oldest Sumatran orangutan, Puan, dies in Australia at the age of 62".