May 202016
 
World's oldest person Susannah Mushatt Jones dies at 116

116-year-old Susannah Mushatt Jones, the world’s oldest person died in the New York city on May 12. Jones was 116 years and 311 days old. Jones was born in the year 1899. Her death has left just one person on Earth, Emma Morano, who was alive before 1900 and is also the oldest living person now. According to the report, The oldest person Jones died on May 12, 2016, giving the title to Emma Morano who is 116 years, 168 days old. She was also […]

May 072016
 
World's oldest person, Dina Manfredini, dies at 115

At 115, Dina Manfredini of Des Moines, Iowa, was named the world’s oldest person on Dec. 5, a day after the death of 116-year-old Besse Cooper of Georgia. Manfredini held the Guinness World Records title for 12 days, dying in her sleep Sunday night. Born on April 4, 1897, in Pievepelago, Italy, Manfredini moved with her husband in 1920 to Des Moines where she was an avid gardener and worked at home raising their children, according to her Guinness biography. At 90 she took a […]