|Birth:||2 May 1901|
Wakayama Prefecture, Japan
117 years, 20 days
Chiyo Miyako [Japanese: 都 千代] (born 2 May 1901) is a validated Japanese supercentenarian who is, at the age of 117, the oldest living person in the world. She currently lives in Yokohama, Kanagawa prefecture.
Miyako was officially validated by the Gerontology Research Group on 3 August 2015. She has been the oldest living person in Kanagawa prefecture since the death of 114 year-old Kiyoko Ishiguro on 5 December 2015. She is the last surviving validated person born in 1901.
Miyako became the world's oldest living person upon the death of Nabi Tajima on 21 April 2018,