Meet Gertrude Baines.
She is 114-years-old and lives in California. She was born on April 6th, 1894. She is one of a few who has lived to see three centuries.
Yesterday, Gertrude became the world’s oldest woman.
Maria de Jesus, who was believed to have been the world’s oldest living person, died yesterday in her native Portugal. She was 115. Ms. de Jesus was listed by the and the Gerontology Research Group as the world’s oldest person
Gertrude Baines told CNN two years ago that she has taken good care of herself, “the way (God) wanted me to.”