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Maria Redaelli
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Maria Redaelli at her 113th birthday in April 2012
Maria Angela Redaelli

(1899-04-03)3 April 1899

2 April 2013(2013-04-02)

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Filanda, Lombardy, Italy
Occupation Silk spinning mill worker
Known for
  • Oldest Italian living person resident in Italy from February 2012
  • Oldest European living person from June 2012
  • Oldest Italian living person from December 2012
Spouse(s) Gaspare Granoli (deceased)
  • Luigi(deceased)
  • Carla (b. 1925—)
  • 2 grandchildren
  • 2 great-grandchildren

Maria Granoli (Maria Redaelli; 3 April 1899 – 2 April 2013) was an Italian supercentenarian. At the time of her death, just one day shy of her 114th birthday, she was the oldest living person in Italy, the oldest living person in Europe, and the 4th oldest living person in the world.

Redaelli was born on 3 April 1899 in Inzago (Province of Milan), Lombardy, Italy. She was married to Gaspare Granoli until his death. They had two children; one died. Redaelli died on 2 April 2013 (just one day away from her 114th birthday) in her home in Filanda, Lombardy, Italy from natural causes, aged 113. After that, Emma Morano become the the oldest living person in Italy and Europe.

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