Oldest Woman in the World Turns 116

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Meet Misao Okawa, a Japanese woman who just turned 116! Yes, you heard it right – she is 116 years old.

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Misao is recognized by the Guinness World Records as the oldest woman in the world. She has just celebrated her record-breaking birthday in a nursing home in Osaka.

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At the moment, she is not only the oldest woman in the world, but the oldest living person as well – the tittle she achieved last year.

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Here is Misao Okawa posing for a picture with the Guinness World Records certificate and herĀ great-grandson Hibiki Okawa.