World’s oldest ever person ‘never made 122’ and assumed her mother’s identity, controversial new research claims

TWO French scientists who validated Jeanne Calment’s status as the oldest person ever to have lived have dismissed claims by Russian researchers who say that she didn’t really survive to 122.

TWO French scientists who validated Jeanne Calment’s status as the oldest person ever to have lived have dismissed claims by Russian researchers who say that she didn’t really survive to 122.