Sunday, March 13, 2005: 102 candles in Capistrello
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On 8 march for woman's day Paola Ruggeri celebrated her 102nd birthday. Born in 1903 she is second to Ezilde Persia from Civitella Roveto, born in 1902. In Capistrello there are two more over-100 ladies Angela Lusi and Angelina Ricci. First it will have to still complete 102 years, the second one has 101. Capistrello seems to be one of the villages with the highest percentage of centenarians.