Summary: oldest known person in Japan considered as one of the world's oldest verified living man at the time of his death who was also the oldest living man in Japan for nearly a month after the death of 116-year Jiroemon Kimura in June 2013.
Cause of Death: Pneumonia
Born: January 26, 1902
Died: July 23, 2013
Location: Sanjo, Niigata, Japan