Emma Morano


Age: 117

the world's oldest person who was also believed to have been the last surviving person born in the 1880's at the time of her death, in which a Jamaican woman Violet Brown was born on that Caribbean island on March 10, 1900 and is now considered as the oldest known person in the world, according to a list kept by the Gerontology Research Group.

Cause of Death: Undisclosed causes

Born: November 29, 1899

Died: April 15, 2017

Verbania, Italy