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Shigeru Nakamura
Shigeru Nakamura
Nakamura on his 111th birthday in 2022
Birth: 11 January 1911
Age: 111 years, 166 days
Country: JapanJPN

Shigeru Nakamura [Japanese: 中村茂] (born 11 January 1911) is a Japanese supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG). He is currently the oldest known living person in Hiroshima Prefecture, and the second-oldest known living man in Japan, behind Mikizo Ueda.


Shigeru Nakamura was born in Japan on 11 January 1911. He celebrated his 110th birthday in January 2021.

Following the death of 11O-year-old Toshio Katayama on 19 May 2021, he became the oldest living man in Hiroshima Prefecture. Following the death of 11O-year-old Toshiko Inoue on 6 October 2021, he became the oldest living person in Hiroshima Prefecture.

Nakamura currently lives in Jinsekikogen, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan, at the age of 111 years, 166 days.