Jeanne Calment gestures at her nursing home in Arles, France, on Oct. 17, 1995. Calment was 122 when she died in 1997 and has been verified as the world’s longest-living human. An Indonesian man who died this week would shatter that age record by 24 years if his 1870 birthday is true.
Jeanne Calment gestures at her nursing home in Arles, France, on Oct. 17, 1995. Calment was 122 when she died in 1997 and has been verified as the world’s longest-living human. An Indonesian man who died this week would shatter that age record by 24 years if his 1870 birthday is true. Associated Press file
Jeanne Calment gestures at her nursing home in Arles, France, on Oct. 17, 1995. Calment was 122 when she died in 1997 and has been verified as the world’s longest-living human. An Indonesian man who died this week would shatter that age record by 24 years if his 1870 birthday is true. Associated Press file