Yang Meifen
Yang Meifen
Yang Meifen in October 2014, aged 111, with Sean Lien.
Birth: 2 October 1902
Death: fl.10 September 2015
Taipei, Taiwan
Age: 112 years, 338+ days
Country: TaiwanTWN
Unvalidated

(Ye) Yang Meifen [Traditional Chinese: (葉)楊美芬; also translated as (Yeh) Yang Mei-fen] (2 October 1902 – fl.10 September 2015) was a Taiwanese supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).

Biography

Yang Meifen claimed to have been born on 2 October 1902. She grew up in Hawaii.

On 2 October 2014, Yang was visited by Sean Lien, the Kuomintang's candidate for being Taipei's mayor. She says the secret of her longevity is to not worry and to eat what she want. She was reported as Taipei's oldest resident.

In September 2015, Yang went in holidays in Hawaii.

Yang was last confirmed alive on 10 September 2015 in Songshan District, Taipei, Taiwan, at the age of 112 years, 338 days.

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