Shizue Nagata at her 112th birthday.
|Birth:||25 July 1903|
|Death:||13 April 2017|
|Age:||113 years, 262 days|
Shizue Nagata (永田静枝; 25 July 1903 - 12 April 2017) was a verified Japanese supercentenarian.
Mrs. Nagata was reported as the second-oldest living resident of Kumamoto Prefecture in September 2015, after Masa Iseri. Masa Iseri died March 5 2016, and Nagata became Kumamoto's oldest resident. She was a resident of the city of Yamaga. Mrs. Nagata was verifed by the GRG on 26 October 2015.
At her 112th birthday, it was reported that Mrs. Nagata had a very good appetite; she was interested in a lot of different subjects, and was very excited each year of the summer festivals. She went for the first time to a nursing home shortly before her 112th birthday.
Nagata died on 12 April 2017, aged 113 years, 261 days.
- ↑ GRG World Supercentenarian Rankings List Gerontology Research Group
- ↑ http://www.city.yamaga.kumamoto.jp/www/contents/1438142535225/index.html
- Asahi Shimbun, 14 April 2017
- Yomiuri Shimbun, 14 April 2017