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Japan's Misao Okawa, then 114, poses at a nursing home in Osaka, western Japan. According to Kyodo report, Guinness World Records Japan announced Wednesday, June 12, 2013 that Okawa, 115, became the world's oldest person following the death of Jiroemon Kimura who was recognized as the world's oldest living person in 2012. Kimura died of natural causes on early Wednesday at the age of 116. (AP Photo/Itsuo Inouye, File)