• Kyodo


A 106-year-old academic who has been recognized by Guinness World Records as the oldest person to have traveled around the world using public transportation has received an award for best dresser.

Saburo Shochi, professor emeritus at Fukuoka University of Education, received the honor at a ceremony for the 41st Best Dresser Awards held in Tokyo. “The key to fashion is to change your clothes every day,” said Shochi, who showed up in a yellow suit.

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