Guinness World Records honors 116-year-old Japanese woman as the world’s oldest living person

Guinness World Records has honored an 116-year-old Japanese woman who loves playing the board game Othello as the world’s oldest living person 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 married Hideo Tanaka in 1922, and they had four children and adopted another child. She is usually up by 6 a.m. and enjoys…

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