World's oldest person, a Japanese woman, dies at 119
A Japanese woman recognized as the world’s oldest person, Kane Tanaka, has died at age of 119
Tanaka Born on Jan. 2, 1903, loved playing the board game.
She was certified by Guinness World Records as the oldest living person in 2019 when she was 116
Tanaka died of old age on April 19 at a hospital in Fukuoka
With her death, the world’s oldest human is now Lucile Randon
A French nun known as Sister Andre, aged 118, according to The Gerontology Research Group
In Japan, the new record-holder is a 115-year-old woman Fusa Tatsumi, of Osaka