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Japanese Woman Honored by Guinness As Oldest Person At 116

TOKYO – A 116-year-old Japanese woman who loves playing the board game Othello was honored Saturday as the world’s oldest living person by Guinness World Records, AP reported Saturday.
The global authority on records officially recognized Kane Tanaka in a ceremony at the nursing home where she lives in Fukuoka, in Japan’s southwest. Her family and the mayor were present to celebrate.
Tanaka was born Jan. 2, 1903, the seventh among eight children.
She is usually up by 6 a.m. and enjoys studying mathematics.
(Sahar News Monitoring Desk)

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