María Capovilla

1889 - 2006

María Capovilla

María Esther Heredia Lecaro de Capovilla, known internationally as María Capovilla (14 September 1889 – 27 August 2006), was an Ecuadorian supercentenarian, and, at the time of her death at age 116 years, 347 days, was recognized by Guinness World Records as the world's oldest living person. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of María Capovilla has received more than 170,595 page views. Her biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 38th most popular celebrity.

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  • 170k

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  • 51.55

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 24

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.99

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.81

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among celebrities, María Capovilla ranks 56 out of 140Before her are Victor Kugler, Florence Owens Thompson, Ethel Kennedy, Wil van Gogh, Kim Ung-yong, and Betsy Ross. After her are William Masters, Christine Keeler, Manuel Uribe, Hana Brady, Kourtney Kardashian, and Natascha Kampusch.

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Among people born in 1889, María Capovilla ranks 99Before her are G. M. B. Dobson, Erhard Raus, Musidora, Charles Kay Ogden, Hamza Hakimzade Niyazi, and Gabriel Hanot. After her are Abelardo L. Rodríguez, Alexander Antonov, Ivan Mosjoukine, Azem Galica, Adolphe Pégoud, and Dietrich von Hildebrand. Among people deceased in 2006, María Capovilla ranks 120Before her are Shoshana Damari, Shigeru Kayano, John Money, Tina Aumont, Red Buttons, and Mickey Hargitay. After her are Alexander Zinoviev, Yuval Ne'eman, Gérard Oury, Mickey Spillane, Basil Poledouris, and David Gemmell.

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In Ecuador

Among people born in Ecuador, María Capovilla ranks 8 out of 78Before her are Rafael Correa (1963), Lenín Moreno (1953), Manuela Sáenz (1797), Gabriel García Moreno (1821), Alfredo Palacio (1939), and Eloy Alfaro (1842). After her are José María Velasco Ibarra (1893), Oswaldo Guayasamín (1919), Rodrigo Borja Cevallos (1935), Julio Jaramillo (null), José Joaquín de Olmedo (1780), and León Febres Cordero (1931).