Kane Tanaka at age 113.
|Birth:||2 January 1903|
114 years, 295 days
Kane Tanaka [Japanese: 田中カ子] (born 2 January 1903) is a Japanese supercentenarian. She is, at the age of 114 years, 295 days, the fifth-oldest living person in the world who is verified by the GRG. She currently resides in Fukuoka prefecture.
Her husband was Hideo Tanaka. In the 1970s, she visited the US, where she has several nieces and nephews.
A book has been written about her by her son when she was 107, when they talk about her life and her longevity. At age 114, Kane Tanaka gets around with the help of a walker and lives in a nursing home. She loves to write poetry and she can still remember her trips to the United States. She attributes her longevity to her faith in God.