Ethel Lang Britain’s oldest person dies at 114

Ethel Lang passed away on Thursday, January 15, and is believed to have been the last person to be born during the reign of Queen Victoria.

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The oldest person in Britain, Ethel Lang passed away on Thursday, January 15 at the age of 114. play

The oldest person in Britain, Ethel Lang passed away on Thursday, January 15 at the age of 114.

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111-year-old Gladys Hooper is now the oldest person in Britain. play

111-year-old Gladys Hooper is now the oldest person in Britain.

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The oldest person in Britain, a woman, has died at the age of 114.

Ethel Lang passed away on Thursday, January 15, and is believed to have been the last person to be born during the reign of Queen Victoria.

Mrs Lang was born on 27 May 1900 in the Worsbrough area of Barnsley and lived in the South Yorkshire town all her life.

Her death means that the title of Britain’s oldest person has passed to 111-year-old Gladys Hooper of Ryde on the Isle of Wight.

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