World's Oldest Man Dies in Japan at the Age of 112

The world's oldest man, a retired educator from Japan, has died at the age of 112.
An official from the city of Saitama said Tuesday that Sakari Momoi died from kidney failure Sunday at a nursing home in Tokyo.
Another Japanese man, 112-year-old Yasutaro Koide of Nagoya, succeeds Momoi as the world's oldest man, according to the Los Angeles-based Gerontology Research Group.
The world's oldest person is an American woman, 116-year-old Susannah Mushatt Jones of Brooklyn, New York.



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