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The Oldest Man in the World Died at the Age of 113

The oldest man in the world, Masazo Nonaka, died on January 20th at his home, in a small town of Ashoro, Hokkaido island, Japan. He was 113 years and 179 days old. The sad news came from his granddaughter Yuko Nonaka who informed the journalists that her grandpa died of natural causes while asleep. 

Nonaka was recognized by Guinness World Record book as the oldest living male person in the world. He was born on July 25th, 1905 and spent his life in Japan, in his hometown running the family hot-spring inn. He grew up in a large family, alongside his 6 brothers and 1 sister. Nonaka got married in1931 and had 5 children. 

According to his granddaughter, he had no serious health problems and his death is caused by natural circumstances. He did not appear looking bad on the day he died until his great-grandson discovered that Nonaka was not breathing.

His longevity is contributed to Nonaka's relatively stress-free life. He used to love candies and spent a lot of time watching sumo fights. He would soak in the hot springs and slowly move around the area on his wheelchair. Nonaka lived longer than his wife, all of his siblings, and three of his children. 


Yami 2020-04-05 10:33:47

In the country called Yemen, on the 13th of November 2019, the oldest man in that country died. He was believed to be 137 years old leaving 183 children and grandchildren. The oldest man in Saudi Arabia died at the age of 147. The oldest man in Ethiopia is 163 years old and the oldest man in Nigeria was 171 years old last time I checked. I believe not everything is in the Guiness World Record Book !

Big Baby Birthday Chicken 2020-04-04 17:53:15

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gavin ladurini youtube 2020-03-30 12:44:14

I am only 9 April 13 I will be 10 I am very excited

Max 2020-03-29 08:40:21

I am 10 my parents are 48 and 51

My grandfather is 89 still goin btw he’s got a sportscar

AlviraIslamOhi 2020-03-24 01:13:00

I am 14 years old (2020)

Saimum 2020-03-23 05:21:17

I'm 8 years old

Darian 2020-01-23 15:51:59

Im 6 years old.

jungkook fan 2020-01-06 16:14:34

What did he eat anyway like what ???? -confusion-

unknown 2019-12-08 01:59:58

thats my 10th birthday

Jess 2019-09-15 11:54:27

Wow, interesting.

Mattt 2019-09-11 09:24:13

Once, I was 5. Now I'm 91. (Still alive though!)

Joe 2019-09-11 09:22:44

that is old

Guest 2019-08-08 20:41:17

I thank you, I have a son born 1973....I gave birth to him at 34.

Rosetta Hines-Loving 2019-08-08 20:37:13

My pleasure....113 years old man

David poulton 2019-06-29 00:18:44

I'm 61and i feel old 100 years old you have been alive a century my siblings sister nearly 60 and brother 55 both alive brother in law 67 and very much alive 110 years a very long time on earth

Deacon 2019-06-28 07:15:48

Carmelo Flores Laura, who according to Bolivian records turned 123 in July,of 2018 is reportedly illiterate, speaks no Spanish, and has no teeth. He lives a straw-roofed hut with a dirt floor near Lake Titicaca

Guest 2019-06-26 13:20:50

That is not the oldest person in the world.

rishi 2019-06-17 23:19:07

tih is not true the oldest man in the world is him

☆Itz.Rya☆ 2019-06-15 20:54:45

Wow that's a long time I wouldn't want to live that long anyway. What did he eat every day?

Ray(Late, I know) 2019-06-09 06:48:59

Jeez, I could never even imagine living that long. Immense respect for this man.

Guest 2019-06-03 23:51:02

20 year

Wowboyindahouse 2019-05-29 13:42:00

This is a depressing story to know he ended after so many years of struggle with old wrinkly skin and a too long life.

199 2019-05-28 13:34:18

too chad 4 u

ClaustrophobicTeletubby 2019-05-22 11:31:22

Wow. My grandma is only 87 (she's still alive though)

Khloie 2019-04-24 17:42:17

That is very old

Angel 2019-04-20 21:32:29

Yep amazing right my great grandma die when she was 107 and her sister still here she 109 and still very strong my her other sister die of age 102 so that mean I will live for a long time too hope not tho

Smelly arse 2019-04-09 03:44:24

Wow he must be made of strong stuff

John Weener 2019-04-01 12:23:15

he probbaly had saggy face

Turds 2019-03-16 21:10:40

Oh my gosh

:0 2019-03-09 08:32:53

hes 115 years old today

oh im older than you Masazo Nonaka! 2019-03-07 16:10:05

HAHA!i was born on 1900 and now im 115 years old.

jeffy deez nuts 2019-02-21 22:37:10

So eat an apple everyday

Hi you dont have to know my name 2019-02-07 18:21:43

Do you have to be Healthy to live long right???

Alan 2019-02-06 07:57:00

How do you be that age??

bob 2019-01-29 06:25:07

soooo thats how you live longer....

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