On the 5th of March in 1898, Misao Okawa was born in Japan. At the mature age of 117 she left this Earth with 3 children, 4 grand children and 6 great-grandkids. Ms. Okawa attributes her longevity by getting 8 hours of sleep and eating her favorite food; sushi. For more information about Misao Okawa click here. Ask yourself, ” If you were to live on this planet for 117 years how would you spend it?”.