Chiyo Miyako

 

 

Age: 117

 

Summary: Japanese supercentenarian who became the world's oldest verified living person following the death of 117-year-old Nabi Tajima in April 2018 at the time of her death, who became the second-oldest living person in Japan and credited eating eel, drinking red wine and never smoking for her longevity.

 

 

Cause of Death: Old age

 

Born: May 2, 1901

 

Died: July 22, 2018

 

Location: Yokohama, Japan