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  • Who: Jeanne Louise Calment

  • What: Oldest actress

  • Where: France

Jeanne Louise Calment (France, 1875 - 1997), portrayed herself at the age of 114 in the film Vincent and Me (Can 1990) —a modern-day fantasy about a young girl who travels through time to the 19th Century to meet Van Gogh. Calment , the oldest woman to have been fully authenticated, is thought to have been the last living person to have known Vincent van Gogh.

 

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