‘Guinness & Records’ Archives
A Saudi man hopes to set a new world record in squirting milk from his eye to beat the current 2.7-metre record set by Mehmet Yilmaz of Turkey. Badr Al-Alyani from the capital Riyadh said he had succeeded in squirting milk 2.3 metres out of his eye and that he would continue training to beat the present record set by the Turkish construction [...]
A man has smashed the world record for riding a unicycle along a line of beer bottles, in Tel Aviv, Israel.
Weird entries in the Guinness Book of World Records.... The most stairs climbed on the head was 15 and was achieved by Sun Xi Zhong (China) on the set of Bikkuri Chojin Special #3 (Fuji TV) in Tokyo, Japan, on 15 March 2010.
A one-year-old boy in India has broken a world record after being born with 34 fingers and toes. Akshat Saxena had seven fingers on each hand and ten toes on each foot, according to a spokesman for Guinness World Records. The child, from Uttar Pradesh in northern India, has since had a series of surgeries to amputate the excess digits. [...]
An 11-year-old boy in Brazil is drawing attention with a purported ability to attract metal objects to his body. Paulo David Amorim's abdomen, chest and back allow objects like spoons and scissors to stick to his body, according to TV footage.
17-year-old John Davis ate one pound of haggis in two minutes, beating 30 other competitors in the inaugural Edinburgh International Haggis Championship. Footage is being sent to Guinness World Records to confirm his win. Haggis is a very rich delicacy made from sheep stomach, liver, heart and tongue, combined with onion, suet and spices [...]
Junrey Balawing turned 18 on Sunday and at the same time became the shortest man in the world. It will only become official when Guinness officially measures him. This involves three measurements taken throughout the day. 'I am so excited! I am small, but now I am a man. 'I have tried beer for the first time. I like it but can only have [...]