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Most amazing world records

Updated on August 17, 2014

Here are some of the amazing world records that actually were made and broken. People really are Astounding.

LARGEST SHOE- 5.5 meters long and 1.83 meters high and with an ability to fit over 30 people in itself, this shoe can be found in turkey.

MOST STRAWS IN A MOUTH- Simon Elmore of Germany holds the record by holding 400 straws in his mouth for 10 seconds. Have you ever put more than one at a time?

LONGEST NOSE- At 8.8 cm, the longest nose in the planet belongs to Mehmet Ozyurek of Turkey

LONGEST TIME SPENT MESSAGING- Ever thought messaging could bring you a world record? Norman Perez of California sat at his computer for 4 straight days and set the record, first of this type and was allowed 5 minute break every hour.

LONGEST TIME SPENT BURRIED ALIVE- Zdenek Zahradka of the Czech Republic survived 10 days buried in a coffin underground with no foodstuff or water and only a breathing pipe between him and the outside and broke the previous record of 4 days.

TALLEST AND SHORTEST MAN- The tallest man alive is Sultan Kösen of Turkey. His height is 8ft 3inches. The part-time farmer was the first man over 8 ft (2.43 m) to be measured by Guinness World Records in over 20 years. With the height of 22 inches, Chandra Bahadur Dangi, a 72-year-old man from Nepal is the shortest man in the world.

MOST TOILET SEATS BROKEN BY HEAD- people seriously thought putting their head in a toilet seat is when some is brain washed or bullied but in this case, Kevin Shelley thought the other way and broke 46 wooden toiled seats in one minute.

MOST STEPS WALKED BY A DOG BALANCING A GLASS OF WATER- Sweet Pea, an Australian Shepherd, has two world records of 10 steps going forward and 10 steps going backwards while balancing a glass a water.

FARTHEST EYE BALL POP OUT- In Istanbul, Turkey, the farthest eye ball pop was measured where it was shown that Kim Goodman of USA can pop her eyeballs to a protrusion of 12 mm (0.47 in) beyond her eye sockets.

STRETCHIEST SKIN- The elastic man, Garry Turner can stretch the skin on his abdomen an astounding 6.25 inches making him the elastic man. His skin is so supple that he is able to pull the skin from his neck totally over his lower jaw.

LONGEST FINGER NAILS- The 46 year old singer, Christine "the Dutchess" Walton holds the record of longest finger nails in the world. The nails are 11 ft on the left hand and 10 ft on the right hand. She is able to do everyday activities such as driving, shopping etc

LONGEST WAVE SURFED BY A DOG- The longest wave surfed by a dog in the open water is 107.2 meters, that is 351.7 ft, and was achieved by Abbie Girl of USA at Ocean Beach Dog Beach, in San Diego, California, USA, on 18 October 2011.

LONGEST TONGUE OF A DOG- The longest tongue on a dog measures 11.43 cm (4.5 inches) and belongs to Puggy, a male Pekingese owned by Becky Stanford. They both belong to United States.

SMALLEST ONE MAN HELICOPTER- GEN H-4, the name of the world’ smallest one man helicopter that flies. This Japanese designed heli weighs only 155lbs

MOST PEOPLE IN A MINI COOPER- 28 women set the world record in Sussex, England, on November 15 and the past record of 27 by the same organizer was broken.

WORLD’S FASTEST TOILET- Colin Furze, the inventor of the world’s fastest toilet. It has a 140 cc engine which can take toilet up to 55 miles hour. The great thing is that toilet can be flushed even on the move.


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