This is a list of oldest living people in Japan. Currently the oldest living person in Japan is Kane Tanaka whose age is 118 years, 25 days.

Oldest living people in Japan

      Validated       Pending[1]       Unvalidated

Rank Name Sex Birth Age
1 Kane Tanaka F 2 Jan 1903 118 years, 25 days
2 Anonymous (Fukuoka) [2] F 17 Dec 1906 114 years, 41 days
3 Hama Yasukawa [3] F 19 Jan 1907 114 years, 8 days
4 Fusa Tatsumi [4] F 25 Apr 1907 113 years, 277 days
Anonymous (Hyogo) [5] F 29 Apr 1907 113 years, 273 days
5 Yoshi Baba [6] F 3 June 1907 113 years, 238 days
Setsuko Moriyama [7] F 5 Nov 1907 113 years, 83 days
Ine Kizu [8] F 5 Feb 1908 112 years, 356 days
Kahoru Furuya [9] F 18 Feb 1908 112 years, 343 days
Nahi Yonamine [10] F 9 Mar 1908 112 years, 324 days
Anonymous (Fukuoka) [11] F 21 Mar 1908 112 years, 312 days
Ai Suganoya [12] F 10 May 1908 112 years, 262 days
Kimiko Ono [13] F 22 June 1908 112 years, 219 days
Anonymous (Fukuoka) [14] F 25 June 1908 112 years, 216 days
Kunie Kamiya [15] F 13 Sept 1908 112 years, 136 days
Anonymous (Tokyo) [16] F 30 Oct 1908 112 years, 89 days
Yasue Okai [17] F 25 Nov 1908 112 years, 63 days
Hide Watanabe [18] F 3 Dec 1908 112 years, 55 days
Itsuka Oshimo [19] F 12 Dec 1908 112 years, 46 days
Anonymous (Chiba) [20] F 2 Jan 1909 112 years, 25 days
Sadako Yamada [21] F 3 Jan 1909 112 years, 24 days
Tsukiyo Tsuru [22][23] F 28 Jan 1909 111 years, 364 days
Katsumi Ando [24] F 2 Feb 1909 111 years, 359 days
Hideko Sogawa [25] F 5 Feb 1909 111 years, 356 days
Take Taniguchi [26] F 5 Feb 1909 111 years, 356 days
Miwa Nara [27] F 8 Feb 1909 111 years, 353 days
Mitsu Katsuta [28] F 18 Feb 1909 111 years, 343 days
Miyo Arae [29] F 2 Mar 1909 111 years, 331 days
Anonymous (Hyogo?) [30] F 8 Mar 1909 111 years, 325 days
Koyo Hirai [31] F 10 Mar 1909 111 years, 323 days
Shinobu Hayashi [32] F 15 Mar 1909 111 years, 318 days
Tsuneyo Yoshimoto [33] F 18 Mar 1909 111 years, 315 days
Tsuruchiyo Shin [34] F 22 Mar 1909 111 years, 311 days
Mitsuno Sato [35] F 9 Apr 1909 111 years, 293 days
Tsukoko Homi [36] F 5 July 1909 111 years, 206 days
Kamado Miyaguni [37] F 5 July 1909 111 years, 206 days
Kineko Takahashi [38] F 10 July 1909 111 years, 201 days
Anonymous (Tokyo) [39] F 16 July 1909 111 years, 195 days
Masue Oura [40] F 13 Aug 1909 111 years, 167 days
Hana Maeda [41] F 26 Aug 1909 111 years, 154 days
Okagi Hayashi [42] F 2 Sept 1909 111 years, 147 days
Yasu Hidaka [43] F 15 Sept 1909 111 years, 134 days
Shina Seki [44] F 1 Oct 1909 111 years, 118 days
Anonymous (Kanagawa) [45] F 29 Nov 1909 111 years, 59 days
Masami Ueno [46] F 1 Jan 1910 111 years, 26 days
Fumiko Inui [47] F 3 Jan 1910 111 years, 24 days
Anonymous (Saga) [48] F 11 Feb 1910 110 years, 350 days
Miyo Iwamoto [49] F 7 Mar 1910 110 years, 326 days
Sakae Fujii [50] F 30 Mar 1910 110 years, 303 days
Chiyono Inoue [51] F 9 Apr 1910 110 years, 293 days
Kikue Taira [52] F 26 Apr 1910 110 years, 276 days
Nui Hashimoto [53] F 29 Apr 1910 110 years, 273 days
Mikizo Ueda [54] M 11 May 1910 110 years, 261 days
Kinu Suzuki [55] F 12 May 1910 110 years, 260 days
Natsue Fujii [56] F 10 June 1910 110 years, 231 days
Misa Yanagida [57] F 20 June 1910 110 years, 221 days
Shizue Takeda [58] F 22 June 1910 110 years, 219 days
Kikue Takada [59] F 27 June 1910 110 years, 214 days
Miyao Mashima [60] F 1 July 1910 110 years, 210 days
Haruko Mekaru [61] F 5 July 1910 110 years, 206 days
Sue Maki [62] F 10 Aug 1910 110 years, 170 days
Shige Kobayashi [63] F 30 Aug 1910 110 years, 150 days
Mine Kondo [64] F 1 Sept 1910 110 years, 148 days
Akira Fujiwara [65] F 7 Sept 1910 110 years, 142 days
Fumi Sonoda [66] F 25 Sept 1910 110 years, 124 days
Sada Kokaji [67] F 26 Sept 1910 110 years, 123 days
Aki Hatano [68] F 28 Sept 1910 110 years, 121 days

Oldest living men in Japan (107+)

Note that the ranks might not be correct.

Rank Name Birth date Age
Mikizo Ueda [69] 11 May 1910 110 years, 261 days
Iichiro Tsuchiya [70] 25 Oct 1910 110 years, 94 days
Kinsaku Rinchu [71] 15 Nov 1910 110 years, 73 days
Kozaburo Nojima [72] ? Dec 1910 110 years, 26 days+
Toshio Katayama [73] 5 Jan 1911 110 years, 22 days
Anonymous (Tokyo) [74] ? Jan 1911 109 years, 360 days+
Shiro Moriyama [75] 6 Mar 1911 109 years, 327 days
Kiyoshi Takeuchi [76] 26 Mar 1911 109 years, 307 days
Tetsuo Shinya [77] 27 Mar 1911 109 years, 306 days
Takataro Akamine [78] Jan/Mar 1911 109 years, 302 days+
Chuzo Komatsu 7 Apr 1911 109 years, 295 days
Suekichi Ogasawara 10 July 1911 109 years, 201 days
Kazuyoshi Kitani 11 Aug 1911 109 years, 169 days
Anonymous (Kanagawa) 12 Sept 1911 109 years, 137 days
Anonymous (Kagoshima) Apr/Sept 1911 109 years, 135 days+
Minoru Tsurumaki 28 Sept 1911 109 years, 121 days
Sei Yoneda ? Oct 1911 109 years, 88 days+
Anonymous (Tokyo) [79] Jan/Nov 1911 109 years, 57 days+
Manichi Kondo 13 Jan 1912 109 years, 14 days
Yoshiyuki Ohara 25 Jan 1912 109 years, 2 days
Masahisa Abe 23 Feb 1912 108 years, 338 days
Anonymous (Saitama) ? Feb 1912 108 years, 332 days+
Anonymous (Tokyo) Nov 1911/Mar 1912 108 years, 332 days+
Mansaku Tsuboi 2 Mar 1912 108 years, 331 days
Tetsuo Tanizaki Aug 1911/Mar 1912 108 years, 302 days+
Masao Ikeda Sept 1911/Mar 1912 108 years, 302 days+
Anonymous (Kanagawa) Oct 1911/Mar 1912 108 years, 302 days+
Ei Takeya ? Mar 1912 108 years, 301 days+
Anonymous (Shimane) ? Apr 1912 108 years, 272 days+
Anonymous (Tokyo) ? Apr 1912 108 years, 271 days+
Anonymous (Niigata) ? May 1912 108 years, 240 days+
Shigeo Kajii 12 June 1912 108 years, 229 days
Kisaburo Moku 15 June 1912 108 years, 226 days
Tsukasa Kuroki 19 June 1912 108 years, 222 days
Anonymous (Saitama) Apr/June 1912 108 years, 211 days+
Masato Nakano 1 July 1912 108 years, 210 days
Tadashichi Takiguchi 12 July 1912 108 years, 199 days
Anonymous (Tokyo) ? July 1912 108 years, 179 days+
Masatomo Minamimori 31 Aug 1912 108 years, 149 days
Tetsuo Tanizaki Sept 1911/Sept 1912 108 years, 148 days+
Yoshika Taira June/Sept 1912 108 years, 135 days+
Anonymous (Kanagawa) 16/30 Sept 1912 108 years, 119 days+
Susumu Sego 2 Oct 1912 108 years, 117 days
Umeo Kataoka 18 Oct 1912 108 years, 101 days
Hisao Ikeda 2 Nov 1912 108 years, 86 days
Anonymous (Kanagawa) 23 Nov 1912 108 years, 65 days
Anonymous (Miyagi) ? Nov 1912 108 years, 58 days+
Hiroshi Minegishi ? Nov 1912 108 years, 58 days+
Anonymous (Osaka) ? Nov 1912 108 years, 57 days+
Anonymous (Hokkaido) Sept/Dec 1912 108 years, 49 days+
Jin Maeda 9 Dec 1912 108 years, 49 days
Shoichi Hagiwara 15 Dec 1912 108 years, 43 days
Sotojiro Ichii 15 Dec 1912 108 years, 43 days
Tei Yaginuma Sept/Dec 1912 108 years, 27 days+
Osamu Kimura Oct/Dec 1912 108 years, 27 days+
Masami Yamashita Oct/Dec 1912 108 years, 27 days+
Anonymous (Okayama) ? Dec 1912 108 years, 27 days+
Anonymous (Hokkaido) 9/31 Dec 1912 108 years, 27 days+
Anonymous (Chiba) ? Dec 1912 108 years, 26 days+
Hitoshi Takafuji 1 Jan 1913 108 years, 26 days
Sataro Tamura 7 Jan 1913 108 years, 20 days
Tsuneji Oyama 9 Jan 1913 108 years, 18 days
Kosuke Sakuma 10 Jan 1913 108 years, 17 days
Shusaku Egawa 8 Feb 1913 107 years, 353 days
Kinichi Sakizaki 15 Feb 1913 107 years, 346 days
Misao Kato 22 Feb 1913 107 years, 339 days
Anonymous (Mie) ? Feb 1913 107 years, 333 days+
Shoji Obayashi 21 Mar 1913 107 years, 312 days
Anonymous (Hiroshima) Apr 1912/Mar 1913 107 years, 302 days+
Anonymous (Okayama) Sept 1912/Mar 1913 107 years, 302 days+
Anonymous (Fukuoka) Sept 1912/Mar 1913 107 years, 302 days+
Anonymous (Fukuoka) Sept 1912/Mar 1913 107 years, 302 days+
Anonymous (Kanagawa) Oct 1912/Mar 1913 107 years, 302 days+
Anonymous (Okayama) ? Mar 1913 107 years, 302 days+
Anonymous (Aichi) Jan/Mar 1913 107 years, 301 days+
Masuichi Yamada Jan/Mar 1913 107 years, 301 days+
Haruo Fujii 22 Apr 1913 107 years, 280 days
Anonymous (Niigata) ? Apr 1913 107 years, 272 days+
Shigeru Okada c.30 Apr 1913 107 years, 272 days±
Anonymous (Tokyo) ? Apr 1913 107 years, 271 days+
Anonymous (Hiroshima) ? May 1913 107 years, 240 days+

Oldest emigrants from Japan (107+)

Rank Name Sex Birth date Age Country of
residence
Shige Mineshiba [80] F 18 May 1909 111 years, 254 days CanadaCAN

LIMBO (Not confirmed alive within one year, not confirmed dead)

LIMBO Katsuko Nakajima [81] F 8 Apr 1907 113 years, 294 days

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