Can you imagine being alive for 118 years? Kane Tanaka is known as the world’s oldest person alive to achieve that landmark. She is 118 years old as of 2021.
Kane Tanaka was born on January 2, 1903, and she recently celebrated her 118th birthday in Fukuoka, Japan, where she currently lives. Tanaka is in good shape since she is doing exercises and eating healthy meals. Can you imagine working out at the age of 118? She is, without a doubt, a living superhuman being.
The worst thing about this pandemic time is that she has “absolutely no opportunity to visit the family due to the covid 19 virus. She has survived cancer twice and has lived through two worldwide pandemics, which are also surprising reality.
They were given the opportunity to bring the Olympic Flame at the Olympic event in Japan. She later denied any involvement, expressing concern over spreading the Covid 19 virus to those in her nursing home.
She had four children with the rice shop owner she married when she was 19 years old. She is the grandmother of five grandchildren and the great grandmother of eight. Tanaka’s great-granddaughter Junko Tanaka created a Twitter account to honor her grandmother’s long journey.
She hopes to enjoy a safe life in order to mark her 120th birthday.