Mitsue Nagasaki
Mitsue Nagasaki


September 18, 1899
Kumamoto, Japan


June 17, 2013 (aged 113)
Hiroshima, Japan

Mitsue Nagasaki (September 18, 1899 - June 17, 2013) was a Japanese supercentenarian who was at the age of 113 years is the tenth oldest living person in the world since the death report of Hatsue Ono on February 23, 2013, ninth after the death of Elsie Thompson and now eighth oldest living person, seventh, sixth and one of the last two surviving Japanese people born in the 1800's.

Nagasaki was born on September 18, 1899 in Kumamoto Prefecture and she currently resides in Hiroshima as the oldest living resident of Hiroshima.

Her report for being a supercentenarian was just one week before DWTS season 13 started on September 13, 2011. Nagasaki was verified by the GRG on September 17, 2011, just one day before her 112th birthday, at age 111 years, 364 days.

Nagasaki died on June 17, 2013, and was one day away from Mary Parr. She was the second oldest living Japanese person, the sixth oldest person in the world and the oldest living person in Hiroshima Prefecture at the time of her death.


  • She was born four years after Tomoji Tanabe, because he was born on September 18, 1895.