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Most straws stuffed in the mouth (hands off)

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Most straws stuffed in the mouth (hands off)

The most straws stuffed in the mouth (hands off) is 459, achieved by Manoj Kumar Maharana (India),…

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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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Greatest distance travelled with a pool cue balanced on chin

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Greatest distance travelled with a pool cue balanced on chin

The greatest distance travelled with a pool cue balanced on the chin is 3,300 m (10,826 ft 9 in),…

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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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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 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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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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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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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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Most hula hoops spun simultaneously

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Most hula hoops spun simultaneously

The most hula hoops spun simultaneously is 200 and was achieved by Marawa Ibrahim (Australia) in Los…

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Most people performing full body burns

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Most people performing full body burns

The most people performing simultaneous full body burns is 32, at an event organised by Kevin…

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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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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 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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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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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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Longest duration balancing on four fingers

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Longest duration balancing on four fingers

The longest duration balancing on four fingers is 19.23 sec and was achieved by Wang Weibao (China)…

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Longest distance swam underwater with one breath

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Longest distance swam underwater with one breath

The longest distance swam underwater with one breath is 200 m (656 ft 2 in) and was achieved by Tom…

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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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