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Not to be confused with Kikue Tanaka (1908/1909?-2021). Not known relation with Kane Tanaka.

Kikue Tanaka
Kikue Tanaka
Kikue Tanaka at 111.
Birth: 25 February 1907
Kagoshima, Japan
Death: 15 January 2020
Minamisatsuma, Kagoshima, Japan
Age: 112 years, 324 days
Country: JapanJPN

Kikue Tanaka [Japanese: 田中キクヱ] (25 February 1907 – 15 January 2020) was a Japanese supercentenarian whose age is validated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG) on 26 May 2019.


Kikue Tanaka was born in Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan on 25 February 1907. She became the oldest person in Kagoshima Prefecture upon the death of 114-year-old Tane Yonekura on 19 May 2018.

Kikue Tanaka died in Minamisatsuma City, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan, on 15 January 2020, at the age of 112 years, 324 days.