LongeviQuest is delighted to announce the age validation of Yoshi Terai at 111 years old. She was a Japanese supercentenarian known as the former oldest person ever from Tottori Prefecture.

Yoshi Terai was born in Japan on 9 January 1880.

As a centenarian.

As a centenarian.

On 13 November 1983, she became the oldest living person in Tottori Prefecture at the age of 103 years old. Three years later, she surpassed the final age of Haru Abe (1875-1981) to become the oldest person ever from the prefecture. She held the record for more than three decades until Toshie Yasuda surpassed her final age on 13 February 2020.

Yoshi Terai passed away on 22 April 1991 in Nawa, Daisen City, Tottori Prefecture, due to heart failure.

For more information, please view Yoshi Terai’s Directory Profile here.