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06Apr/15

115 year-old in Michigan takes “world’s oldest person” crown

(REUTERS) – Jeralean Talley credits her long life to her faith.

With the death this week of Gertrude Weaver in Arkansas at the age of 116, 115-year-old Ms. Talley is now reportedly the world’s oldest person.
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01Apr/15

World’s oldest person dies

(NVO) – Misao Okawa, a Japanese woman believed to be the world’s oldest person, died at the age of 117 on Wednesday (April 1).

She celebrated her 117th birthday just weeks ago, on March 5.
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