Chitetsu Watanabe Rank
About Chitetsu Watanabe
Chitetsu Watanabe was a famous supercentenarian and farmer from Japan who became known in his homeland and the world over for being remarkably old. At the time of his death, Watanabe was officially recognized as the oldest living man in the world.
Watanabe fathered five children throughout the course of his life. Upon his death, he left behind 12 grandchildren and 16 great-grandsons/daughters. He also lived to see the birth of a great-great-grandchild.
He was approximately 112 years and 355 days old when he died. He died (in February, 2020) just 11 days after the Guinness World Records recognized him as the oldest man alive.
According to Watanabe, the secret to living a long life was smiling and never allowing oneself to be angry.
He served in the military during World War II.
Chitetsu Watanabe Rank
Chitetsu Watanabe's Popularity
Chitetsu Watanabe was a famous Japanese supercentenarian, who was born on March 5, 1907. As a person born on this date, Chitetsu Watanabe is listed in our database as the 99th most popular celebrity for the day (March 5) and the 45th most popular for the year (1907).
People born on March 5 fall under the Zodiac sign of Pisces, the Fish. Chitetsu Watanabe is the 2415th most popular Pisces.
Aside from information specific to Chitetsu Watanabe's birthday, Chitetsu Watanabe is the 186th most famous Japanese.
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