Venezuelan man, crowned world's oldest, marks 113th birthday

STORY: This Venezuelan was declared the oldest person in the world

by the Guinness World Records

Location: San Jose de Bolivar, Venezuela

Juan Vicente Perez Mora turns 113 years old this year

He has 41 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren

and 12 great-great-grandchildren

[Enrique Guzman, Doctor]

“He is in very good health for his age. He has a good heart, he does have changes due to his age, but he does not require long-term intervention or treatment. I consider that with his activity with his hygiene and with his diet, he is a person who I think will live to see more years.”

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