The world’s oldest person died at 117. She was the last known person born in the 19th century.

  1. The world’s oldest person died at 117. She was the last known person born in the 19th century.  Washington Post
  2. World’s oldest person, last survivor of 19th century, dies in Japan at 117  USA TODAY
  3. The last surviving human from the 19th century has died  Quartz
  4. Japanese confirmed as world’s oldest living man aged 112  Channel NewsAsia
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