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Longest time in an abdominal plank position (male)

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Longest time in an abdominal plank position (male)

The longest time in an abdominal plank position is 8 hours 1 minutes and was achieved by Mao Weidong…

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Widest mouth - unstretched

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Widest mouth - unstretched

The widest mouth measures 17 cm (6.69 in) and belongs to Francisco Domingo Joaquim "Chiquinho"…

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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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Highest mountain

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Highest mountain

The highest mountain in the world is Mount Everest. Its peak rises to 8,848 m (29,028 ft 9 in) – the…

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Largest human mattress dominoes

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Largest human mattress dominoes

The largest human mattress dominoes consists of 2,016 people and was achieved at an event organized…

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Longest time breath held voluntarily (male)

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Longest time breath held voluntarily (male)

The longest time breath held voluntarily (male) is 24 min 3.45 secs and was achieved by Aleix Segura…

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Shortest woman - living (mobile)

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Shortest woman - living (mobile)

The shortest woman living (mobile) is Jyoti Amge (India, born 16 Dec 1993), who measured 62.8 cm (24…

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Largest crocodile in captivity (living)

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Largest crocodile in captivity (living)

Cassius, an Australian saltwater crocodile ( Crocodylus porosus ), is the largest crocodile in…

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Most dangerous ant

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Most dangerous ant

The most dangerous ant in the world is the bulldog ant ( Myrmecia pyriformis ) found in coastal…

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Most Pi places memorised

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Most Pi places memorised

The most decimal places of Pi memorised is 70,000, and was achieved by Rajveer Meena (India) at the…

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Longest snake – ever (captivity)

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Longest snake – ever (captivity)

The longest snake - ever (captivity) is Medusa, a reticulated python (python reticulatus), and is…

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Land speed (fastest car)

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Land speed (fastest car)

The official land-speed record (measured over one mile) is 1,227.985 km/h (763.035 mi/h) (Mach…

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Tallest man ever

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Tallest man ever

The tallest man in medical history for whom there is irrefutable evidence is Robert Pershing Wadlow…

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Largest pizza

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Largest pizza

The largest pizza has a total surface area of 1,261.65 m² (13,580.28 ft²) and was prepared by…

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Most alternative control methods used to complete Dark Souls

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Most alternative control methods used to complete Dark Souls

Action RPG Dark Souls is widely regarded as one of the toughest games in existence, but that hasn't…

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Highest vehicle mileage

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Highest vehicle mileage

At 4 p.m. on 18 September 2013, Irvin "Irv" Gordon (USA) clocked up his three-millionth mile in his…

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Most career goals (football)

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Most career goals (football)

The most goals scored in a specified period is 1,279 by Edson Arantes do Nascimento (Brazil) (b. 23…

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Smallest waist – living (tightlacing)

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Smallest waist – living (tightlacing)

The smallest waist belongs to Cathie Jung (USA, b. 1937), who stands at 1.72 m (5 ft 8 in) and has 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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Largest bubblegum bubble blown

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Largest bubblegum bubble blown

Chad Fell (USA) blew a bubblegum bubble with a diameter of 50.8 cm (20 in) without using his hands…

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