World's oldest person lives in Russia

Supercentenarian Tanzilya Bisembeyeva, 120, (R front) with her family in the village of Alcha, Krasny Yar District, Astrakhan Region. Tanzilya, who has 3 sons, 10 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren, and 2 great great grandchildren, has been certified by the Russian Book of Records as the world's oldest living person.Read more: Old believers: Life centuries after a religious schism

Supercentenarian Tanzilya Bisembeyeva, 120, (R front) with her family in the village of Alcha, Krasny Yar District, Astrakhan Region. Tanzilya, who has 3 sons, 10 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren, and 2 great great grandchildren, has been certified by the Russian Book of Records as the world's oldest living person.Read more: Old believers: Life centuries after a religious schism

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Supercentenarian Tanzilya Bisembeyeva with her family

Supercentenarian Tanzilya Bisembeyeva, 120, (R front) with her family in the village of Alcha, Krasny Yar District, Astrakhan Region. Tanzilya, who has 3 sons, 10 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren, and 2 great great grandchildren, has been certified by the Russian Book of Records as the world's oldest living person.

Read more: Old believers: Life centuries after a religious schism

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