While we celebrate our own lives, let us take out time to have a glance at some humans on the face of the earth who have been blessed with longevity.
The following is the list of 8 oldest people in the world who are still alive, as well as their dates of birth and places of residence.
This article is about validated specific supercentenarian claims by modern standards. The oldest verified person on record was French woman Jeanne Calment (1875 – 1997), who lived to the age of 122 years, 164 days.
On this list however, there are eight verified living supercentenarians. The oldest of these is American woman Susannah Mushatt Jones aged about 116years, 281 days.
1. Susaannah Mushatt Jones
Susannah is a female. She was born on the 6th of July, 1899. She currently lives in the United States.
2. Emma Morano
Emma Morano is a female. She was born on the 29th of November, 1899. She currently lives in Italy.
3. Violet Brown
Violet Brown is also a female. She was born on 10 March 1900. She currently lives in Jamaica.
4. Nabi Tajima
Nabi Tajima is a female as well. Born on 4th of August, 1900. Nabi lives in Japan.
5. Chiyo Miyako
Chiyo Miyako is a female. She was born on 2 May, 1901. Chiyo Miyako lives in Japan.
6. Eudoxie Baboul
Eudoxie Baboul is a female born on 1 October, 1901. She currently lives in France.
7. Matsuyo Kageyama
Matsuyo Kageyama is a female. Born on 10 October, 1901. She lives in Japan.
8. Ana Maria Vela Rubio
Ana Maria Vela Rubio is a female as well. She was born on 29, October, 1901. She currently resides in Spain.