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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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Longest fingernails on a pair of hands (female)

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Longest fingernails on a pair of hands (female)

The longest fingernails on a pair of hands (female) belong to Ayanna Williams (USA), and have a…

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Longest nose on a living person

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Longest nose on a living person

The longest nose on a living person measures 8.8 cm (3.46 in) from the bridge to the tip and belongs…

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Most cosmetic procedures

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Most cosmetic procedures

Cindy Jackson (USA) has spent $99,600 (£53,148) on 47 cosmetic procedures, including nine full-scale…

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Farthest eyeball pop

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Farthest eyeball pop

Kim Goodman (USA) can pop her eyeballs to a protrusion of 12 mm (0.47 in) beyond her eye sockets.…

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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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Largest foot rotation

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Largest foot rotation

The largest external foot rotation is 157 degrees and was achieved by Maxwell Day (UK), in London,…

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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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Largest feet on a living person - male

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Largest feet on a living person - male

The largest feet on a living person are 40.1 cm (1 ft 3.79 in), right foot, and 39.6 cm (1 ft 3.59…

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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 teeth in a mouth

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Most teeth in a mouth

The most teeth in the mouth is 37, achieved by Vijay Kumar V.A (India), as verified in Bangalore,…

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Largest gape

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Largest gape

The largest gape measures 8.8 cm (3.5 in), and was achieved by Bernd Schmidt (Germany) in Wendlinger…

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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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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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Longest fingernails on a pair of hands (female) - ever

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Longest fingernails on a pair of hands (female) - ever

The longest fingernails belonged to Lee Redmond (USA), who started to grow them in 1979 and…

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Largest flesh tunnel (earlobe)

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Largest flesh tunnel (earlobe)

The largest flesh tunnel (earlobe) is 10.5cm (4.13 in) and was achieved by Kalawelo Kaiwi (USA) as…

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Tallest high top fade

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Tallest high top fade

The tallest high top fade is 52.0 cm (20.5 in) tall and belongs to Benny Harlem (USA) as measured 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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Most albino siblings

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Most albino siblings

All four children of Mario and Angie Gaulin - Sarah (b. 15 September 1981), Christopher (b. 24…

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