Thailand to Nominate 119-Year Old Man as Country's Oldest Person

Created: 2013-07-11 15:01 EST

Category: World > Asia Pacific
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Thai authorities paid a visit to one-hundred-and-nineteen-year old Kamu Tongnumchokdee on Wednesday at his home in Mae Hong Son, Thailand near the Thai-Myanmar border.
 
He will be nominated to the Guinness World Records as Thailand's oldest man, and compete to be the world's oldest person. 
 
Authorities also visited other elderly residents, one-hundred-and-sixteen-year old Norjordoh Wanapanich and one-hundred-and-five-year old Normikho Rattanarayatham.