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This page will tell you about some weird records that are held around the world. Also this will show you some of the other odd things that occure world wide.

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Human Oddities and World Records.

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The record for the most children born to one woman is 69. From 1725- 1765 the first wife (a peasant of Shuya Russia) of Feodor Vassilyv gave birth to 16 twins,  7 sets of triplets, and 4 sets of quartuplets (27 births in all). Out of the 69 births only 2 died before reaching infancy.
 
Lee Redman of Salt Lake City Utah had 8.65 meters long  fingernails that broke off in Feb of 2010. Melvin Booth of Troy Mich had 9.05 meters long fingernails. These measurements are the combined length of both hands.
 
It was reported in 2007 that at age 70 Kathy Jung has a 15 inch waist the reason for this is that she's been wearing tight fitting corsetts since 1983.  Her waist is the tiniest waist in the world.
 
The Beard of Sawan Singh of Canada messured 2.33 meters (7 ft 8 inches) from end of chin to the tip of beard, as of Nov 11 2008.
 
Xie Qiuping of Gaungxi Providence China has the longest hair (documented) of all. She began growing it when she was 13 and as of May 8 2004 her hair was 5.627m or 18 ft 5.54 inches.
 

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Animal Oddities, and Records.

In 1945 A chicken named Mike survived a beheading and lived for 18 months afterwards.
 
The longest ears on a dog belong to Tigger a Bloodhound owned by Bryan and Christina Flessner of St. Joseph, Ill.  Tigger's ears are 34.9  meters right, 34.2 meters left respectively.

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