|Birth:||2 May 1901|
Wakayama Prefecture, Japan
116 years, 227 days
Chiyo Miyako [Japanese: 都 千代] (born 2 May 1901) is a verified Japanese supercentenarian who is, at the age of 116, the second-oldest living person in Japan and the oldest in Kanagawa prefecture. She currently lives in Yokohama.
Chiyo Miyako has been the oldest living person in Kanagawa prefecture following the passing of 114-year old Kiyoko Ishiguro on 5 December 2015, who was the second-oldest living person in Japan and fifth-oldest validated oldest living person in the world at the time of her death.
She is the second-oldest living person in the world. She was officially validated by the GRG on 3 August 2015. She is the last surviving validated person born in 1901.