The world’s oldest people Yone Minagawa, who recognized by Britain’s Guinness World Records for the title, died at the age of 114 on August 13, 2007 at Japan due to old age. Yone Minagawa was a Japanese woman who born on January 4, 1893 in Fukuoka, Japan.

She became the living world’s oldest person after previous world’s older American woman Emma Faust Tillman died on January 28, 2007, at the age of 114 also.

Fukuchi town requested Guinness World Records through the Internet to award Yone Minagawa a certificate to officially recognize her status in May this year.