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World’s Oldest Person, Kane Tanaka From Japan Dies At 119



According to the native authorities on Monday, the world’s most oldest individual hailing from the southwest Japanese metropolis Fukuoka handed away on the age of 119 on Apr. nineteenth.

Kane Tanaka was born on Jan. 2nd, 1903, when Wilbur and Orville Wright accomplished the primary flight of powered plane one yr earlier than the outbreak of the Russo-Japanese War.

Her life was a mixture of Japanese imperial durations — Meiji, Taisho, Showa, Heisei, and Rewa.

She was honored because the oldest individual by Guinness World Records because the world’s most aged particular person in March 2019 with a 116-year previous age. Additionally, she was the oldest individual recorded in Japan on the age of 117, 261 days previous in September 2020.

Tanaka is without doubt one of the seven siblings who bought married on the age of 19 years previous. She aided her household via a noodle retailer whereas her husband Hideo and their son, the eldest, took half throughout the Second Sino-Japanese War that began in 1937. The couple additionally operated an institution promoting rice truffles after the warfare.

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After Tanaka’s passing, the world’s oldest particular person will probably be Lucile Randon, a French lady aged 118, 73 days previous, as per the Gerontology Research Group, which screens supercentenarians worldwide.

The oldest individual in Japan is Fusa Tatsumi, who’s 115 years previous. She is a lady who lives in Kashiwara, Osaka Prefecture, the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare said.


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Source: Kyodo

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