Longevity is based on long lives made by certain people. There are certain people who have lived over 100 and 1 in 1000 of them make 110. One woman named Jeanne Calment (1875-1997) lived up to the age of 122 years and 164 days. The oldest undisputed verified man was Jiroemon Kimura (1897-2013) who died at the age of 116 years, 54 days. For other people who have claimed between 110-130 see Longevity claims.