World's Oldest Man Turns 115

Jiroemon Kimura, the World’s oldest man, has turned a century and fifteen years older. Kimura celebrated his 115th birthday on Thursday.

Born on April 19, 1897, Kimura is now the third oldest man ever recorded, reports CBSNews.com.

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Today, sources say Kimura has 7 children (5 surviving), 15 grandchildren (14 surviving), 25 great-grandchildren, and 11 great-great-grandchildren.

Kimura is health conscious and active. He wakes up early in the morning and reads newspapers with a magnifying glass. His key to a long and healthy life? Just small portions of food, according to him.