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Upon his death, if you are at least your OWN full retirement age, yes, you can collect his full benefit - as a 'divorced widow' benefit. If you are less than full retirement age, you will only be eligible to receive a discounted/reduced amount. I.e. at age 60, it would be about 71%.
However, prior to his death, you merely have the eligibility, once you turn 62, to collect a divorced "spouse
" benefit. At that 'early' age, it would be about 35% of his primary insurance amount (PIA). If you wait til full retirement age to collect, it would be up to 50% of his PIA.
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