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Irene Wong Tung Lai
Irene Wong Tung Lai
Irene Wong Tung Lai on her 107th birthday
Birth: 27 January 1913
Hawi, Hawaii, USA
Age: 108 years, 315 days
Country: United StatesUSA

Irene Wong Tung Lai (born 27 January 1913) is a American centenarian who is currently the oldest known living person in Hawaii.


Irene Wong Tung Lai was born in Hawi, Hawaii, USA on 27 January 1913. She had at least three children, Daryl, Sylvia Sugimoto and Calvin.

On 27 January 2020, she celebrated her 107th birthday with her children Daryl, Sylvia Sugimoto and Calvin, her great-niece Lois Whitney and other relatives and friends at Waialae Country Club.

She became the oldest known living person in Hawaii on 22 May 2021, aged 108, following the death of 111-year-old Hanako Hashimoto.

She currently lives in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA at the age of 108 years, 315 days.