Kiyo Maeda
Kiyo Maeda
Kiyo Maeda at the age of 109.
Birth: 5 January 1903
Japan
Death: 27 November 2013
Imari, Saga Prefecture, Japan
Age: 110 years, 327 days
Country: JapanJPN
Validated

Kiyo Maeda (5 January 1903 – 27 November 2013) was a Japanese supercentenarian whose age is validated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG). She was the oldest known person in Saga Prefecture at the time of her death.

Biography

Kiyo Maeda was born on 5 January 1903 in Japan. On 2 December 2011, just over a month before her 109th birthday, she became the oldest person in Saga Prefecture following the death of 115-year-old Chiyono Hasegawa, who was the second-oldest Japanese person ever at the time. Maeda would hold the title for the last two years of her life.

Kiyo Maeda died in Imari, Saga Prefecture, Japan on 27 November 2013 at the age of 110 years, 326 days. Her successor as the oldest living person in Saga Prefecture was Nugi Ikeda (1904–2016).

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