Two woman kiss Jeanne Calment, the day of her 114th birthday. She died at the age of 122 years and 164 days in 1997 – a world record of longevity of all genders. File photo: AFP

Shock study claims identity fraud in case of Jeanne Calment, French woman who holds world record for longest living person at 122

  • World’s ‘longest living person’ Jeanne Calment may be daughter who assumed mother’s identity in 1934 when she died, Russian researchers claim
  • Those who knew Jeanne Calment blast claims as ‘ridiculous’
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Two woman kiss Jeanne Calment, the day of her 114th birthday. She died at the age of 122 years and 164 days in 1997 – a world record of longevity of all genders. File photo: AFP
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