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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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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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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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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 person to win the Wild West Arts' Texas skip race

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Youngest person to win the Wild West Arts' Texas skip race

Cody Lamb (USA), two-time winner of the "Rising Star" award at the Will Rogers Expo (2005-06), is,…

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Largest collection of traffic cones

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Largest collection of traffic cones

David Morgan (UK) has a collection of 137 different traffic cones. He owns a cone from about two…

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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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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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Oldest male stripper

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Oldest male stripper

Bernie Barker (USA) ( b. 31 July 1940), began his career in 2000 at the age of 60 as a way to get in…

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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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Most human targets hit with plungers in one minute

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Most human targets hit with plungers in one minute

The most plungers thrown at people in one minute is 15 and was achieved by Gerhard Donie (Germany)…

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Most rotations hanging from a power drill in one minute

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Most rotations hanging from a power drill in one minute

The most rotations hanging from a power drill in a minute is 148 achieved by The Huy Giang (Germany)…

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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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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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Most costume change illusions in one minute

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Most costume change illusions in one minute

The most costume change illusions in one minute is 24, and was achieved by Avery Chin and Sylvia Lim…

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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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