Misao Okawa

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Birthday
5, 1898
Birthplace
Kita-ku, Japan
Death Date
Apr 1, 2015 (117)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
5, 1898
Birthplace
Kita-ku, Japan
Death Date
Apr 1, 2015 (117)

About

Supercentenarian who became the world's oldest living woman on June 12, 2013. 

Before Fame

She grew up in Tenma, Osaka, Japan.

Trivia

She became the 20th-oldest person in recorded history by reaching her 115th birthday.

Family Life

She and her husband Yukio Okawa had three children, four grand children, and six great-grandchildren.

Associated With

She became the oldest person in the world after Jiroemon Kumara passed away in 2013.