In Jamaica, died the oldest inhabitant of the Earth violet moss-brown. She was 117 years old. This was reported in his microblog on Twitter, Prime Minister of Jamaica, Andrew Holness.
Violet moss-brown bore the title of «oldest man on Earth» from April 15 when at the age of 117 years died Italian Emma Morano. Moss-brown was among the five oldest to have ever lived people.
Currently, the oldest inhabitant of the Earth is considered to be Japanese Nabi Tajima, which in August celebrated its 117 years.