Human body

From the longest fingernails to the tallest man, check out the incredible people whose unique talents and physical attributes have earned them a Guinness World Records title.

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Widest mouth - unstretched

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Widest mouth - unstretched

The widest mouth measures 17 cm (6.69 in) and belongs to Francisco Domingo Joaquim "Chiquinho"…

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Hairiest teenager

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Hairiest teenager

The hairiest teenager is Supatra "Nat" Sasuphan (Thailand) according to the Ferriman Gallwey method…

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Heaviest competitive male bodybuilder - ever

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Heaviest competitive male bodybuilder - ever

The heaviest competitive male bodybuilder is Daniele Seccarecci (Italy) whose competition weight is…

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Tallest man ever

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Tallest man ever

The tallest man in medical history for whom there is irrefutable evidence is Robert Pershing Wadlow…

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Tallest man - living

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Tallest man - living

The tallest man living is Sultan Kösen (Turkey, b.10 December 1982) who measured 251 cm (8 ft 2.8…

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Heaviest twins (male)

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Heaviest twins (male)

Billy Leon (1946–79) and Benny Loyd (1946 - 2001) McCrary, alias McGuire (USA), were normal in size…

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Most albino siblings

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Most albino siblings

All four children of Mario and Angie Gaulin - Sarah (b. 15 September 1981), Christopher (b. 24…

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Largest afro (female)

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Largest afro (female)

The largest afro measures 18.5 cm (7.3 in) high, 19.6 cm (7.7 in) wide and 132.1 cm (4 ft 4 in) in…

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Longest fingernails on a pair of hands (female) - ever

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Longest fingernails on a pair of hands (female) - ever

The longest fingernails belonged to Lee Redmond (USA), who started to grow them in 1979 and…

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Heaviest man - living

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Heaviest man - living

The heaviest living man is Juan Pedro Franco Salas (Mexico), who weighed 594.8 kg (1,311 lb 4.9 oz;…

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Shortest married couple

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Shortest married couple

The shortest married couple are Paulo Gabriel da Silva Barros (Brazil) and Katyucia Lie Hoshino…

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Most fingers and toes (polydactylism) - living person

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Most fingers and toes (polydactylism) - living person

The most fingers and toes (polydactylism) on a living person is 28, which belong to Devendra Suthar,…

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Tallest professional model

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Tallest professional model

The tallest professional model is Ekaterina Lisina (Russia), who is 205.16 cm (6 ft 8.77 in) tall as…

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Largest flesh tunnel (earlobe)

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Largest flesh tunnel (earlobe)

The largest flesh tunnel (earlobe) is 10.5cm (4.13 in) and was achieved by Kalawelo Kaiwi (USA) as…

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Stretchiest skin

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Stretchiest skin

Garry Turner (UK) is able to stretch the skin of his stomach to a distended length of 15.8 cm (6.25…

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Highest hairstyle

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Highest hairstyle

The highest hairstyle is 2.66 m (8.73 ft) and was achieved by several hairdressers in an event…

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Longest tongue

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Longest tongue

The longest tongue measures 10.1 cm (3.97 in) from its tip to the middle of the closed top lip and…

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Shortest woman - living (mobile)

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Shortest woman - living (mobile)

The shortest woman living (mobile) is Jyoti Amge (India, born 16 Dec 1993), who measured 62.8 cm (24…

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Longest beard - living male

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Longest beard - living male

The longest beard measures 2.495 m (8 ft 2.5 in) and belongs to Sarwan Singh (Canada) when measured…

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Longest hair on a teenager

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Longest hair on a teenager

The longest hair on a teenager measures 1.52 metres (4 ft 11.84 in) and belongs to Abril Ivonne…

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