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Longest Out-and-back Hang Gliding (Eight Hours)

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Longest Out-and-back Hang Gliding (Eight Hours)

The World Record of ‘longest out-and-back hang gliding in eight hours’ has been achieved by Mr. Tom Weissenberger from Chile.

On November 3, 2013; Mr. Weissenberger did eight-hour round-trip flight in which he flew over the mountain ridges of Chile’s Cordillera coast and travelled a distance of Three Hundred Fifty Three (353) km.

Most Number of Anticlockwise Hand-Rotations in One Minute

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Most Number of Anticlockwise Hand-Rotations in One Minute

The World Record of ‘most number of anticlockwise hand-rotations in one minute’ has been achieved by Mr. Rakesh Patel from Vadodara, Gujarat, India.

On May 13, 2015 during a programme Mr. Patel rotated his hands in anti clockwise direction Two Hundred Fifty Two (252) times in a minute.

Largest Bagel

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Largest Bagel

The World Record of ‘largest bagel’ has been achieved by Bruegger’s bakery-cafes from New York, USA.

To celebrate its anniversary, Bruegger’s bakery-cafes made 868 pounds (393.7 kg) bagel, which measured 6 feet in diameter and was 20 inches thick. Using 1,075 pounds of dough, 660 pounds of flour, 900 gallons of water, 53 pounds of malt, a nine-person baking team baked the giant bagel and it was unveiled at The Great New York State Fair in Syracuse.

Youngest Professional Singer

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Youngest Professional Singer

The World Record of ‘youngest professional singer’ has been achieved by baby Neeti Kothari (2 year 6 month 26 days) from Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India.

On June 12, 2004; Neeti Narendra Kothari released her first solo album titled ‘Gayatri Mantra’. Album was released by B. B. Music Company, New Delhi.

Most Jokes Told in One Minute

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Most Jokes Told in One Minute

The World Record of ‘most jokes told in one minute’ has been achieved by Mr. Harun Khan from Dhaka, Bangladesh. On December 31, 2014, Mr. Khan told Twenty Seven (27) one-liners.

Fastest Recalling of Hundred Objects

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Fastest Recalling of Hundred Objects

The World Record of ‘fastest recalling of 100 objects’ has been achieved by Mr. Rakesh Patel from Vadodara, Gujarat, India.

On May 13, 2015 during an event Mr. Patel recalled One Hundred objects in Thirty Eight (38) seconds.

(Mr. Patel recalled One Hundred Eight objects in Forty One seconds but due to category constraint; One Hundred objects in Thirty Eight (38) seconds has been registered as World Record)

Longest Non-Stop Free-Hands Motorcycle Riding

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Longest Non-Stop Free-Hands Motorcycle Riding

The World Record of ‘longest non-stop motorcycle ride – no hands‘ has been achieved by Mr. Marcello Sarandrea from Italy, Rome.

As on March 6, 2015, Mr. Marcello Sarandrea rode the stop motorcycle non-stop for a distance of 222 km (137.94 miles) without touching the handlebars with the hands. Marcello did 180 laps on a 1234 meter circuit and took 3 hours and 10 minutes.

Collection of Currency Notes from Most Number of Kingdoms

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Collection of Currency Notes from Most Number of Kingdoms

The World Record of ‘largest collection of currency notes from most number of kingdoms’ has been achieved by Mr. Amit Murarka from Beawar, Rajasthan, India.

Till June 13, 2015; Mr. Murarka has a collection of One Thousand Three Hundred Forty One currency notes belonging to Four Hundred Five (405) kingdoms.

Smallest Kangaroo

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Smallest Kangaroo

The World Record of ‘smallest Kangaroo’ has been achieved by tree kangaroo from New Guinea and Australia.

Tree Kangaroos make their home in the rainforests of New Guinea as well as Australia and the islands near the northeast of Queensland. The marsupials have adapted to living in trees. Tree Kangaroos generally grown no larger than the length of their 34 inch tails.

Most Number of Degrees Earned in the Field of Commerce

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Most Number of Degrees Earned in the Field of Commerce

The World Record of ‘most number of degrees earned in the field of commerce’ has been achieved by Dr. Ghanta Venkateswara Rao from Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India.

Till July 25, 2015; Dr. Rao has earned PhD, CA, CS, ICWA, CFP in the field of commerce.