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Longest fingernails (female) - ever

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  • Who: Lee Redmond

  • What: Longest fingernails (female) - ever

  • Where: Salt Lake City, United States

The longest fingernails belonged to Lee Redmond (USA), who started to grow them in 1979 and carefully manicured them to reach a total length of 8.65 m (28 ft 4.5 in) as measured on the set of Lo show dei record in Madrid, Spain, on 23 February 2008. Lee lost her nails in an automobile accident in early 2009.

 

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