World's Oldest Man Dies at 112

The world's oldest man has died in Japan at the age of 112-years-old. 

Yasutaro Koide, a native of Nagoya, was born on March 13, 1903. According to Koide, his secret to a long life was not to overdo it, drink or smoke. During his lifetime, he worked as a tailor when he was younger.

In August, Mr. Koide became the oldest man in the world. The Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare said he passed away early on Tuesday morning. 

The world's oldest person is an American woman living in Brooklyn, New York. 

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