Oldest Person In The World Passes Away, Japan - New York News

Oldest Person In The World Passes Away, Japan

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At 116 years old, the longest living man in history has passed away.

Jiroemon Kimura dies of natural causes at a hospital in Japan.

He had been recognized by the Guinness World Records as the oldest living man- ever.

Kimura said that the secret to his longevity was that he "always looked upwards."

The title of the oldest living person has now been passed on to a Japanese woman who is 115 years old.

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