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Naturalization

The oldest candidate to become a U.S. citizen 102 year-old Joaquin Arciago Guzman from the Philippines raises his arm to take the oath of citizenship at a naturalization ceremony at the Los Angeles Convention Center on June 27, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. More than 7,000 candidates became citizens representing more than 120 countries. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

102-year-old becomes U.S. citizen

102 year-old Joaquin

Arciago Guzman from the Philippines, the oldest candidate to become a U.S. citizen, took the oath of

citizenship at a naturalization ceremony at the Los Angeles Convention

Center on June 27 in Los Angeles, California. More than 7,000

candidates became citizens representing more than 120 countries.