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Arkansas Woman Is The Oldest Woman In The U.S.

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Celebrating her 4th of July birthday, a woman in Arkansas became the oldest person in the USA.

Gertrude Weaver turned 116 years old.

That makes her the oldest woman in the United States!
    
She received a plaque from the Genealogy Research Group and a letter from President Barack Obama.

The Mayor of Camden Arkansas unofficially named the 4th of July “Gertrude Weaver Day”.

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