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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Oldest bodybuilder - female

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Oldest bodybuilder - female

The oldest competitive female bodybuilder is E. Wilma Conner (USA, b. 09 May 1935). She last…

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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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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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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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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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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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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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Youngest female with a full beard

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Youngest female with a full beard

The youngest female with a full beard is Harnaam Kaur (UK, b. 29 November 1990), aged 24 years 282…

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Heaviest birth - triplets (current)

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Heaviest birth - triplets (current)

The heaviest triplets at birth (current) are Evan Patrick, Aiden Cole and Lilly Kathryn (all USA),…

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Tallest married couple living

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Tallest married couple living

The tallest married couple is Sun Mingming and his wife Xu Yan (both China) who measure 236.17 cm (7…

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Most flesh tunnels (face)

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Most flesh tunnels (face)

The most flesh tunnels in the face is 11 and was achieved by Joel Miggler (Germany) as verified in…

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Most wins at the World Beard/Moustache Championships

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Most wins at the World Beard/Moustache Championships

The most wins at the World Beard and Moustache Championships is 8 and was achieved by Karl-Heinz…

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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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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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Largest afro (male)

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Longest fingernails on a single hand - ever

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Longest fingernails on a single hand - ever

The longest fingernails on a single hand - ever measure an aggregate length of 909.6 cm (358.1 in)…

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Longest head hair (female)

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Longest head hair (female)

The world's longest documented hair belongs to Xie Qiuping (China) at 5.627 m (18 ft 5.54 in) when…

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