Mariam Amash

 

 

Age: 124?

 

Summary: Arab-Israeli longevity claimant who had made national headlines across the globe in the past recent years upon the discovery that she may possibly be the oldest person in the world at the age of 124 (she would have become the oldest person ever recorded, surpassing 122-year-old Frenchwoman Jeanne Calment) at the time of her death and whose identification card states that she was born on "00.00.1888" and had 10 children of her own, but the listing was based on a birth certificate issued by Turkish authorities that had ruled the Arab-Israeli region during the Ottoman Empire at the time.

 

 

Cause of Death: Old age

 

Born: 1888?

 

Died: December 22, 2012

 

Location: Hadera, Israel