• Kyodo


Yukichi Chuganji, a Japanese recognized as the oldest man in the world, marked his 114th birthday Sunday in Ogori, Fukuoka Prefecture.

Unlike last year, when celebrations were held for his entry into the Guinness Book of Records, Chuganji had a quiet birthday this year. He celebrated with family members, including his oldest daughter, Kyoko, 73.

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