Ethel Lang

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Birthday
27, 1900
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Jan 15, 2015 (114)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
27, 1900
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Jan 15, 2015 (114)

About

In the days before her death at the age of 114, she held the distinction of being the oldest living United Kingdom resident and one of the world's oldest living people.

Before Fame

In her early teens, she ended her formal education and became a clothing factory employee.

Trivia

She was the last remaining Briton to have come into the world during Queen Victoria's reign.

Family Life

The daughter of Charles and Sarah Lancaster, she spent her childhood in Worsbrough, England. With her husband, William Lang, she raised a daughter named Margaret.

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In her later years, Lang was second only to Italy's Emma Morano as the oldest living person in all of Europe.