Kohachi Shigetaka



Age: 110


Summary: oldest man in Japan at the time of his death who had reigned as the nation's oldest living Japanese man for nearly a year, taking the title in July 2004 when 109-year-old Hujitaro Murakami died in Hyogo prefecture west of Osaka, and whose people are famous for their longevity.



Cause of Death: Pneumonia


Born: May 10, 1895


Died: July 3, 2005


Location: Hiroshima, Japan