Chiyo Miyako
Chiyo Miyako
Birth: 2 May 1901
Wakayama Prefecture, Japan

116 years, 322 days

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Chiyo Miyako [Japanese: 都 千代] (born 2 May 1901) is a validated Japanese supercentenarian who is, at the age of 116, the second-oldest living person in Japan and the world. She currently lives in Yokohama, Kanagawa prefecture.[1]

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.


  1. GRG World Supercentenarian Rankings List Gerontology Research Group