Shizue Nagata
Shizue Nagata
Shizue Nagata at her 112th birthday.
Birth: 25 July 1903
Death: 12 April 2017
Yamaga, Kumamoto Prefecture, Japan
Age: 113 years, 261 days
Country: JapanJPN

Shizue Nagata (永田静枝; 25 July 1903 – 12 April 2017) was a verified Japanese supercentenarian.

Mrs. Nagata was reported as the second-oldest living resident of Kumamoto Prefecture in September 2015, after Masa Iseri. Masa Iseri died March 5 2016, and Nagata became Kumamoto's oldest resident. She was a resident of the city of Yamaga. Mrs. Nagata was verifed by the GRG on 26 October 2015.[1][2]

At her 112th birthday, it was reported that Mrs. Nagata had a very good appetite; she was interested in a lot of different subjects, and was very excited each year of the summer festivals. She went for the first time to a nursing home shortly before her 112th birthday.

Nagata died on 12 April 2017 in Kumamoto Prefecture, aged 113 years, 261 days.


  • Asahi Shimbun, 14 April 2017
  • Yomiuri Shimbun, 14 April 2017
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