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At 112, NY man is world's oldest; oldest woman 115

A 112-year-old self-taught musician, coal miner and gin rummy aficionado from western New York is the world's oldest man, according to Guinness World Records Ltd.Full story

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Sanchez, 112, the world's oldest man according to Guinness World Records, resides in a retirement home on Grand Island
Sanchez, 112, the world's oldest man according to Guinness World Records, resides in a retirement home on Grand Island

Salustiano Sanchez, 112, the world's oldest man according to Guinness World Records, resides in a retirement home on Grand Island, New York, July 30, 2013. When Jiroemon Kimura died at age 116 on June 12, Sanchez received the distinction. Mr. Sanchez was born in El Tejado de Bejar, Spain on June 8,

Sanchez, the world's oldest man according to Guinness World Records, resides in a retirement home on Grand Island
Sanchez, the world's oldest man according to Guinness World Records, resides in a retirement home on Grand Island

Salustiano Sanchez, 112, the world's oldest man according to Guinness World Records, resides in a retirement home on Grand Island, New York, July 30, 2013. When Jiroemon Kimura died at age 116 on June 12, Sanchez received the distinction. Mr. Sanchez was born in El Tejado de Bejar, Spain on June 8,

Participants get ready to apply facial masks in Taipei
Participants get ready to apply facial masks in Taipei

Participants get ready to apply facial masks in Taipei July 28. 2013. A total of 1213 people broke the Guinness World Record by applying facial masks for 10 minutes at the same time on Sunday, according to event organizers. REUTERS/Pichi Chuang (TAIWAN - Tags: SOCIETY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)