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The Biggest, Fattest, Hairiest World Records Of 2013

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 12.18.2013 | Weird News

By definition, world records are pretty weird. Someone or something does something that has never been done before. But some world records are weir...

Sorry Ladies, The World's Tallest Man Is Taken

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 10.29.2013 | Weird News

Sorry ladies, the world's tallest man is officially off the market. At 8 feet 3 inches, 30-year-old Sultan Kosen has the high honor of being the wo...

Big News For The World's Tallest Man

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 06.08.2012 | Weird News

It's not a stretch to say the world's tallest man is happy knowing he won't be growing any more. The 8-foot, 3-inch Sultan Kosen has let it be know...

The Very First Guinness Book of World Records

Stuart Claxton | Posted 11.11.2011 | Weird News
Stuart Claxton

Eight pages of B&W photographs feature such giants as John R. Cobb, holder of the world land speed record at 403.135 mph, and The Smith's Arms, the smallest pub in the world, measuring ten feet wide and four feet high.

World's Tallest Man, Sultan Kosen, Meets One Of The World's Shortest, He Pingping (PICTURES)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The world's tallest man met one of the world's smallest men last week as part of an event organized by the Guinness World Records. Adding another supe...

Sultan Kosen: World's Tallest Man Visits New York (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The world's tallest man, Sultan Kosen, was in New York Monday as part of his Guinness Book of World Records' world tour. The 8'1" Turkish man was re-...