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Most straws stuffed in the mouth (hands off)

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Most straws stuffed in the mouth (hands off)

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Longest French knitting

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Longest French knitting

The longest french knitting measures 31.42 km (19 mi 929 yd) and was created by Edward Hannaford…

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Longest career as an ice-cream man

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Longest career as an ice-cream man

The longest career as an ice cream man is 67 years, achieved by Allan Ganz (b. 13 July 1937, USA),…

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Youngest X Games athlete

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Youngest X Games athlete

The youngest X Games athlete ever is Jagger Eaton (b. 21 February 2001, USA) who was 11 years 129…

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Most Emmy Award wins by a game show producer

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Most Emmy Award wins by a game show producer

The most Emmy Award wins by a game show producer is 14, and was achieved by Harry Friedman (USA),…

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Most skateboard 360 frontside spins in 30 seconds

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Most skateboard 360 frontside spins in 30 seconds

The most 360 frontside spins on a skateboard in 30 seconds is 6 by Lunati Hamilton (USA) at X Games…

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Largest collection of Star Wars memorabilia

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Largest collection of Star Wars memorabilia

Steve Sansweet (USA) has amassed an estimated 500,000 unique items at Rancho Obi-Wan in northern…

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Largest collection of hamburger related items

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Largest collection of hamburger related items

The largest collection of hamburger related items belongs to Harry Sperl, (a.k.a. Hamburger Harry,…

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Most BMX time machines in one minute

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Most BMX time machines in one minute

The most BMX time machines in 1 minute is 83 and was achieved by Takahiro Ikeda (Japan) on the set…

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Most beer steins carried over 40 m (male)

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Most beer steins carried over 40 m (male)

The most beer steins carried over 40 m by a male is 26 and was achieved by Michael Sturm (Germany)…

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Most telephone directories torn in one minute (female)

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Most telephone directories torn in one minute (female)

Most telephone directories torn by a female in a minute is 5 and was achieved by Linsey Lindberg…

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Youngest professional videogamer

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Youngest professional videogamer

Born on 6 May 1998, "Lil Poison" (USA, aka Victor De Leon III) picked up a Dreamcast Controller at…

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Greatest distance travelled with a pool cue balanced on chin

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Longest Moto X Dirt-to-Dirt backflip

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Longest Moto X Dirt-to-Dirt backflip

The longest Moto X dirt-to-dirt back flip measures 30.48 m (100 ft) and was completed by Jeremy…

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Most spears caught from a spear gun underwater in one minute

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Most spears caught from a spear gun underwater in one minute

The most spears caught from a spear gun underwater in one minute is 14 and was achieved by Ashrita…

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Fastest escape from a straitjacket underwater

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Fastest escape from a straitjacket underwater

The fastest straitjacket escape underwater is 22.86 seconds and was achieved by Lucas Wilson…

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Largest collection of jet-fighters

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Largest collection of jet-fighters

The world's biggest jet fighter private collection numbers 110, and belongs to French winemaker…

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Largest collection of Superman memorabilia

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Largest collection of Superman memorabilia

The largest collection of Superman memorabilia belongs to Marco Zorzin (Brazil), and consists of…

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Youngest person to compete in the Wild West Arts contest

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Youngest person to compete in the Wild West Arts contest

At just seven years old, Maxwell William Mobley (USA) became the youngest registered entrant in a…

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Farthest tightrope walk in high heels

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Farthest tightrope walk in high heels

The farthest tightrope walk in high heels is 15.00 m and was achieved by Oxana Seroshtan (Russia) on…

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