Nabi Tajima

 

 

Age: 117

 

Summary: the world's oldest living person following the death of 117-year-old Violet Brown from Jamaica in September 2017 who was the last living person certified to have been born in the nineteenth century at the time of her death, but who remains the oldest verified person in Japan and the world's third-oldest person ever to be validated by modern standards, behind Jeanne Calment and Sarah Knauss.

 

 

Cause of Death: Old age

 

Born: August 4, 1900

 

Died: April 21, 2018

 

Location: Kikai, Japan