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Kameo Oya
Kameo Oya
Oya on his 110th birthday in 2017.
Birth: 12 February 1907
Death: June 2018
Saiki, Oita, Japan
Age: 111 years, 109-138 days
Country: JapanJPN

Kameo Oya (Japanese: 大矢亀雄; 12 February 1907 – June 2018) was a Japanese supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG). He is currently the oldest known man ever from Oita Prefecture.


Kameo Oya was born on 12 February 1907 in Japan. He became the oldest known person in Oita Prefecture on 25 August 2016, when he was 109, following the death of 114-year-old Mitsue Toyoda.

Oya lived in Saiki, Oita, Japan. Oya died in June 2018 at the age of 111 years, 109-138 days. He was one of the top 20 oldest known living men in the world.