The Oldest Person In The World Dies At 111 In New York City

June 10, 2014 11:36 PM

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The Oldest Person In The World Dies At 111 In New York City

Almost two months after being declared the World’s Oldest Man, Alexander Imich passed away Sunday at the age of 111.

Born in Poland on Feb. 4, 1903, Imich not only witnessed more than a century’s worth of historical events but he also survived many of them as well. Imich watched as the Nazis invaded his homeland in 1939 and even survived a Soviet gulag before immigrating to the U.S. in 1951.

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