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Yone Minagawa (Supercentenarian) - Age, Birthday, Bio, Facts, Family, Net Worth, Height & More

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Yone Minagawa is a Japanese megalomania, being the longest living person in the world from January 29, 2007 until his death at the age of 114 221 on August 13, 2007.

Native name 皆川 ヨ子
Born 04, 1893, Akaike, Fukuoka, Japan
Died 13 August 2007, (aged day), Fukuchi, Fukuoka, Japan
Known for Oldest living person in the world (29 January 2007 – 13 August 2007)
Children 5

About Yone Minagawa

This Japanese supercentenarian, who lived well into her 114th birthday, was recognized as the world's oldest living person for a time spanning late January 2007 until her death in August of that year.

Yone Minagawa before fame

She supported her family in her early years by working as a produce trader at a Japanese coal mine.

Achievement of Yone Minagawa

She became the oldest living Japanese citizen in 2005, following the death of Ura Koyama. Emma Tillman, an American supercentenarian, was the world's oldest living person when she died two years later.

Yone Minagawa family life

Her husband died when she was young, and she lived to see four of her five children grow up. She spent the latter years of her life in a nursing home in Keijuen, Akaike, Japan.

Associations of Yone Minagawa

She and Misao Okawa, another Japanese supercentenarian, were two of the world's oldest people. Okawa became the world's oldest woman in 2013, when she was 115 years old.

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Latest information about Yone Minagawa updated on September 22 2021.