Takashi Shimokawara



Age: 104


Summary: Japanese centenarian javelin thrower and shot putter who had recently became the current holder of the world athletics records in the men's shot put, discus throw and javelin throw for the over-100s age category.



Cause of Death: Killed during an earthquake and tsunami


Born: 1907


Died: March 11, 2011


Location: Kamaishi, Iwate, Japan