Oldest person, 116, dies after life of bacon and eggs

Susannah Mushatt Jones, the world’s oldest person, has died at the age 116 in New York after a short illness.

Ms Jones, who said her long life depended on eating bacon and eggs every morning for over a century, died on Thursday night at a public housing facility for the elderly in Brooklyn. She was a member of the home’s tenant patrol until she was 106.

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