World’s oldest living man titleholders

World’s oldest living man titleholders (since 1951) according to Guinness World Records (GWR) and Gerontology Research Group (GRG).

Titleholder sinceTitleholder untilDurationNameAge when
oldest
BirthdateDeathdateAgeCountry of death
Un­known1951-03-27Un­knownJames SmithN/A–1081842-07-101951-03-27108 years, 265 daysUnited States
1951-03-271953-03-12(1 yr, 350 days)James Hard107–1091843-07-151953-03-12109 years, 240 daysUnited States
1953-03-121953-10-10(212 days)Karl Glockner1071845-12-291953-10-10107 years, 286 daysGermany
1953-10-101954-09-17(342 days)Wayland Newell107–1081846-09-151954-09-17108 years, 2 daysUnited States
1954-09-171954-09-23(6 days)Anders Johansson1061848-03-241954-09-23106 years, 183 daysSweden
1954-09-231954-12-03(71 days)Euclid Story1061848-07-301954-12-03106 years, 126 daysUnited States
1954-12-031955-03-14(101 days)Daniel Cummings1061848-09-251955-03-14106 years, 170 daysUnited States
1955-03-141957-01-07(1 yr, 299 days)Mathias Hansen Saeter106–1081848-10-211957-01-07108 years, 78 daysNorway
1957-01-071960-10-09(3 yrs, 276 days)Robert Early107–1111849-10-081960-10-09111 years, 1 dayUnited States
1960-10-091960-12-09(61 days)Willem Kostering108–1091851-11-221960-12-09109 years, 17 daysNetherlands
1960-12-091962-03-12(1 yr, 93 days)Sylvester Melvin109–1101851-11-291962-03-12110 years, 103 daysUnited States
1962-03-121962-03-16(4 days)Joseph Saint-Amour1101852-02-261962-03-16110 years, 18 daysCanada
1962-03-161962-11-22(251 days)William Smith1081854-02-281962-11-22108 years, 267 daysUnited States
1962-11-221967-06-05(4 yrs, 195 days)James King108–1121854-11-151967-06-05112 years, 202 daysUnited States
1967-06-051968-03-21(290 days)John Mosley Turner110–1111856-06-151968-03-21111 years, 280 daysUnited Kingdom
1968-03-211968-11-24(248 days)Eli Lindsay1101858-02-281968-11-24110 years, 270 daysCanada
1968-11-241868-12-26(32 days)John Chaney1091859-10-121868-12-26109 years, 75 daysUnited States
1868-12-261969-04-22(117 days)William Lamb1091859-11-241969-04-22109 years, 149 daysUnited States
1969-04-221969-12-29(251 days)Antonije Mladenovic108–1091860-06-301969-12-29109 years, 182 daysSerbia
1969-12-291971-12-02(1 yr, 338 days)Theophilus May108–1101861-01-051971-12-02110 years, 331 daysUnited States
1971-12-021973-05-05(1 yr, 154 days)Friedrich Wedeking109–1101862-10-101973-05-05110 years, 207 daysGermany
1973-05-051974-10-18(1 yr, 166 days)Isaac Edwards109–1101863-12-061974-10-18110 years, 316 daysUnited States
1974-10-181977-01-07(2 yrs, 81 days)James Holt108–1111865-12-251977-01-07111 years, 13 daysUnited States
1977-01-071977-03-17(69 days)Jean Teillet1101866-11-061977-03-17110 years, 131 daysFrance
1977-03-171978-08-20(1 yr, 156 days)Charlie Nelson109–1101867-09-211978-08-20110 years, 333 daysUnited States
1978-08-201980-09-05(2 yrs, 16 days)Charlie Phillips109–1111869-05-051980-09-05111 years, 123 daysUnited States
1980-09-051982-04-10(1 yr, 217 days)Zachariah Blackistone109–1111871-02-161982-04-10111 years, 53 daysUnited States
1982-04-101983-03-04(328 days)James Nash109–1101872-07-311983-03-04110 years, 216 daysUnited States
1983-03-041983-08-11(160 days)Walter Wilcox1101872-11-011983-08-11110 years, 283 daysUnited States
1983-08-111983-12-22(133 days)Gregory Pandazes1101873-01-151983-12-22110 years, 341 daysUnited States
1983-12-221984-06-25(186 days)Benjamin Garner1101873-08-101984-06-25110 years, 320 daysUnited States
1984-06-251984-12-15(173 days)Randolph Davis110–1111873-10-151984-12-15111 years, 61 daysUnited States
1984-12-151986-12-14(1 yr, 364 days)Joe Thomas109–1111875-05-011986-12-14111 years, 227 daysUnited States
1986-12-141987-01-05(22 days)Herman Smith-Johannsen1111875-06-151987-01-05111 years, 204 daysNorway
1987-01-051988-11-25(1 yr, 325 days)Alphaeus Philemon Cole110–1121876-07-121988-11-25112 years, 136 daysUnited States
1988-11-251990-06-10(1 yr, 197 days)John Evans111–1121877-08-191990-06-10112 years, 295 daysUnited Kingdom
1990-06-101990-06-18(8 days)Henri Perignon1101879-10-141990-06-18110 years, 247 daysFrance
1990-06-181991-10-16(1 yr, 120 days)James Wiggins110–1121879-10-151991-10-16112 years, 1 dayUnited States
1991-10-161993-06-14(1 yr, 241 days)Frederick Frazier111–1131880-01-271993-06-14113 years, 138 daysUnited States
1993-06-141994-01-20(220 days)Josep Armengol-Jover111–1121881-07-231994-01-20112 years, 181 daysSpain
1994-01-201998-04-25(4 yrs, 95 days)Christian Mortensen111–1151882-08-161998-04-25115 years, 252 daysUnited States
1998-04-251998-07-17(83 days)Johnson Parks1131884-10-151998-07-17113 years, 275 daysUnited States
1998-07-171998-12-25(161 days)Walter Richardson112–1131885-11-071998-12-25113 years, 48 daysUnited States
1998-12-251999-04-29(125 days)Denzo Ishizaki1121886-10-021999-04-29112 years, 209 daysJapan
1999-04-291999-11-15(200 days)Antonio Urrea-Hernandez1111888-02-161999-11-15111 years, 272 daysSpain
1999-11-151999-11-22(7 days)Alejandro Rivera Santalla1111888-08-281999-11-22111 years, 86 daysSpain
1999-11-222001-03-01(1 yr, 99 days)John Painter111–1121888-09-202001-03-01112 years, 162 daysUnited States
2001-03-012002-01-03(308 days)Antonio Todde1121889-01-222002-01-03112 years, 346 daysItaly
2002-01-032003-09-28(1 yr, 268 days)Yukichi Chuganji112–1141889-03-232003-09-28114 years, 189 daysJapan
2003-09-282004-03-05(159 days)Joan Riudavets113–1141889-12-152004-03-05114 years, 81 daysSpain
2004-03-052004-11-19(259 days)Fred Hale1131890-12-012004-11-19113 years, 354 daysUnited States
2004-11-192007-01-24(2 yrs, 66 days)Emiliano Mercado del Toro113–1151891-08-212007-01-24115 years, 156 daysPuerto Rico
2009-08-162011-04-14(1 yr, 241 days)Walter Breuning112–1141896-09-212011-04-14114 years, 205 daysUnited States
2011-04-142011-09-25(164 days)Horacio Celi Mendoza1141897-01-032011-09-25114 years, 265 daysPeru
2011-09-252013-06-12(1 yr, 260 days)Jiroemon Kimura114–1161897-04-192013-06-12116 years, 54 daysJapan
2013-06-122013-09-13(94 days)Salustiano Sanchez1121901-06-082013-09-13112 years, 97 daysUnited States
2013-09-132014-03-26(194 days)Ernest Peronneau111–1121902-03-072014-03-26112 years, 19 daysUnited States
2014-03-262014-04-24(29 days)Arturo Licata1111902-05-022014-04-24111 years, 357 daysItaly
2014-04-242014-06-08(45 days)Dr. Alexander Imich1111903-02-042014-06-08111 years, 124 daysUnited States
2014-06-082015-07-05(1 yr, 27 days)Sakari Momoi111–1121903-02-052015-07-05112 years, 150 daysJapan
2015-07-052016-01-19(198 days)Yasutaro Koide1121903-03-132016-01-19112 years, 312 daysJapan
2016-01-192017-08-11(1 yr, 204 days)Israel Kristal112–1131903-09-152017-08-11113 years, 330 daysIsrael
2017-08-112018-01-29(171 days)Francisco Nunez Olivera112–1131904-12-132018-01-29113 years, 47 daysSpain
2018-01-292019-01-20(356 days)Masazo Nonaka112–1131905-07-252019-01-20113 years, 179 daysJapan
2020-09-242021-08-12(322 days)Emilio Flores Marquez112–1131908-08-082021-08-12113 years, 4 daysPuerto Rico
2021-08-122022-01-18(159 days)Saturnino de la Fuente Garcia1121909-02-112022-01-18112 years, 341 daysSpain
2022-01-182024-04-02(2 yrs, 75 days)Juan Vicente Perez Mora112–1141909-05-272024-04-02114 years, 311 daysVenezuela
2024-06-29Present*John Tinniswood111*1912-08-26Living111 years*Living in United Kingdom
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