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Smallest Waist on a Living Person

Most Pierced Woman WHO: Elaine Davidson WHAT: 720 piercings WHERE: Edinburgh, Scotland, UK WHEN: August 9, 2001 By August 9, 2001, Elaine Davidson, of Edinburgh, Scotland, had a record-breaking total of 720 piercings. She first broke the record in May 2000, when a Guinness World Records official examined her and found 462 piercings on various parts of her body, including 192 on her facial area alone.

Furthest Eyeball Popper WHO: Kim Goodman WHAT: 12 mm (0.47 in) WHERE: Istanbul, Turkey WHEN: November 2, 2007 Kim Goodman (USA) can pop her eyeballs to a protrusion of 12 mm (0.47 in) beyond her eye sockets. Her eyes were measured in Istanbul, Turkey, on November 2, 2007.

WHO: Cathie Jung WHAT: 38.1 cm (15 in) WHERE: Old Mystic, Connecticut, USA WHEN: As of 1999 Cathie Jung’s waist is about the same size as a regular jar of mayonnaise. She’s been wearing a corset every day for the past 12 years, and she now wears one 24 hours a day. “I probably have around 100 of them,” says the corset queen.

Longest Tattoo Session WHO: Stephen Grady and Melanie Grieveson WHAT: 43 hr 50 min WHERE: Victoria, Australia WHEN: August 26-28, 2006 The record for the longest tattoo session lasted for 43 hr 50 min, achieved by Stephen Grady and Melanie Grieveson (both Australia) at the Twin City Tattoo And Body Piercing, Wodonga, Victoria, Australia, on August 2628, 2006.


Longest Hair WHO: Xie Qiuping WHAT: 5.627 m (18 ft 5.54 in) WHERE: Guangxi Province, China WHEN: May 8, 2004 The world’s longest documented hair belongs to Xie Qiuping (China) at 5.627 m (18 ft 5.54 in) when measured on May 8, 2004. She has been growing her hair since 1973 from the age of 13.

Longest Tongue WHO: Stephen Taylor WHAT: 9.8 cm (3.86 in) WHERE: Coventry, United Kingdom WHEN: 11 February 2009 The longest tongue measures 9.8 cm (3.86 in) from the tip to the middle of his closed top lip and was achieved by Stephen Taylor (United Kingdom), at Westwood Medical Centre, Coventry, United Kingdom, on 11 February 2009.

Heaviest Kidney Stone WHO: Wazir Muhammand WHAT: 620 g (21. 87 oz) WHERE: Sindh, Pakistan WHEN: 24 June 2008 Wazir Muhammand s/o Abbass Ali Jagirani (Pakistan) had a kidney

stone weighing 620 g (21. 87 oz) removed from his right kidney at the Nephro-Urology Chandka Medical College Hospital, Sindh, Pakistan, on 24 June 2008.

Most Tattooed Person WHO: Lucky Diamond Rich WHAT: 100% WHERE: Australia, born in New Zealand WHEN: As of 2006 The ultimate in multi-layered tattooing is represented by the chainsaw juggling, unicycling, sword-swallowing Lucky Diamond Rich (Australia, born New Zealand), who has spent over 1,000 hours having his body modified by hundreds of tattoo artists. He began by having a full collection of colourful designs from around the world tattooed over his entire body. But not content with stopping there, Lucky next opted for a 100% covering of black ink, including eyelids, the delicate skin between the toes, down into the ears, and even his gums. He is now being tattooed with white designs on top of the black, and coloured designs on top of the white!


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