Tomoji Tanabe



Age: 113


Summary: oldest person in Japan who was certified by the Guinness Book of World Records as the world's oldest man when he was 111 years old at the time of his death, who was a retired city land surveyor and had eight children (five sons and three daughters), 25 grandchildren, 53 great-grandchildren, and six great-great-grandchildren.



Cause of Death: Heart failure


Born: September 18, 1895


Died: June 19, 2009


Location: Miyakonojo, Japan