Nozawa at the age of 109.
|Birth:||20 September 1893|
|Death:||6 September 2004|
Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
|Age:||110 years, 352 days|
Nozawa was born in Japan on 20 September 1893.
Following the death of 107-year-old Natsu Nakazato on 8 February 2000, Nozawa became the oldest living person in Gunma Prefecture. Her age was verified by Japan’s MHLW and Nobuko Endo, and validated by the GRG on 15 September 2004. She lived at the Honobonoso Nursing Home (Japanese: ほのぼの荘) in Kanamarumachi, Maebashi.
Nozawa died of natural causes in Maebashi, Gunma Prefecture, Japan, on 6 September 2004, at the age of 110 years, 352 days.