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Oldest Person Dies at 114 Years of Age


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Ilene
- 2787 days ago - hosted.ap.org
Emma Faust Tillman, who was born to former slaves and lived to see 21 American presidencies, died at a nursing home just four days after becoming the world's oldest-known living person. She was 114.



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Mary E. (46)
Thursday February 1, 2007, 8:00 am
An incredible life she must have lead... what she witnessed, what she did with her life. Undoubtedly wise.
 

Barb T. (16)
Thursday February 1, 2007, 3:58 pm
Truely amazing, this is one woman I would have loved to have known. The things I could have learned from her!
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday February 11, 2007, 5:01 am
Absolutely incredible....imagine living to see 21 American presidencies...her strength and wisdom!!
 
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