Mexican woman who lived through revolution dies at 127: government

March 21, 2015 2:01 AM

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Leandra Becerra was born in the northern border state of Tamaulipas on Aug. 31, 1887, and died on Thursday morning at her home in Zapopan in the western state of Jalisco, Mexico's National System for Integral Family Development, or DIF, said.

Becerra has not been included on lists of the world's oldest people because she had not previously had official documentation.

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