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 death Kidney failure
Residence Saitama, Saitama, Japan
Nationality Japanese
Occupation Educator
Known for Oldest living man in the world
Tamiko (m. 1928–1989)
(her death)[1]
Children 5[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]

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Preceded by
Alexander Imich
Oldest living man in the world
June 8, 2014 – July 5, 2015
Succeeded by
Yasutaro Koide