Sakari Momoi

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Sakari Momoi
Native name百井 盛
Born(1903-02-05)February 5, 1903
Fukushima Prefecture, Japan
Died(2015-07-05)July 5, 2015
(aged 112 years, 150 days)
Tokyo, Japan
Cause of deathKidney failure
ResidenceSaitama, Saitama, Japan
NationalityJapanese
OccupationEducator
Known forOldest living man in the world
Spouse(s)
Tamiko (m. 1928–1989)
(her death)[1]
Children5[1]

Sakari Momoi (百井 盛, Momoi Sakari, February 5, 1903 - July 5, 2015) was a Japanese supercentenarian who was at the age of 112, the oldest living man in Japan since the death of 111-year-old Jokichi Ikarashi on 23 July 2013, when he was 110 years old.[2] Momoi became the oldest living man in the world after Alexander Imich died on 8 June 2014.

Momoi died at a hospital in Tokyo, Japan from kidney failure at the age of 112.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 World's oldest man Sakari Momoi celebrates 112th birthday in Tokyo ibtimes.com
  2. "男性の国内最高齢に さいたまの百井盛さん110歳". Retrieved March 22, 2014. (Japanese)
  3. World's oldest man dies at 112 in Japan
Preceded by
Alexander Imich
Oldest living man in the world
June 8, 2014 – July 5, 2015
Succeeded by
Yasutaro Koide