Died Japanese of the oldest married couple in the world

PHOTO : “the World 24” / Alan Kaziev


He died one of the oldest residents, Japanese Masao Matsumoto, informs RIA “news”. He died on 109-m to year of life due to heart failure.

Matsumoto and his wife Miyako was the oldest married couple in the world. They married in 1937 and lived together for 81 years and 201 days. Last summer the couple got into the Guinness Book of records. Total age Masao and Miyako was almost 210 years.

The couple Matsumoto five daughters, 13 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren.

Earlier Miyako Matsumoto revealed the secret of family happiness.