Meet the world’s newest oldest person

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oldNIAGRA, NEW YORK – When 116-year-old Jiroemon Kimura, world’s oldest man, died last month Guinness searched the globe for the next king of ages, a quest leading the record recorders to our very doorstep.

Claiming the title at 112-years-young, self-taught musician, coal miner and above all good old fashioned American; Salustiano Sanchez-Blazguez is the world’s oldest man.

At the ripe old age of 116, Misao Okawa from japan continues her reigns as the world’s oldest woman; but look out, our guy is creeping up fast.