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ACHIEVEMENTS

VOICE

SCREAMING:-
bullet  SIMON ROBINSON
bullet  128.5 dbA
bullet  NATIONALITY: AUSTRALIAN
WHISTLING:-
bullet  ROY LOMAS
bullet  122.5 dbA
bullet  NATIONALITY: BRITISH
FASTEST TALKER:-
bullet  GERRY WILMOT (ICE HOCKEY COMMENTATOR)
bullet  500 WORDS PER MINUTE (THAT IS ABOUT 2 A4 PAGES FULL OF WORDS!!!)
bullet  NATIONALITY: AMERICAN
BACKWARDS TALKING:-
bullet  STEVE BRIERS
bullet  SANG "A NIGHT AT THE OPERA" IN 9MIN 58.44SEC
bullet  NATIONALITY: BRITISH
ENDURANCE & ENDEAVOURS

MOST TRAVELLED CAR:-
bullet  6 MILLION KM
MOST TRAVELLED MAN:-
 
bullet BISHOP FRANCIS ASBURY
bullet  425 000 KM
bullet  NATIONALITY: AMERICAN
GREATEST OCEAN DECENT:-
bullet  DR. JAQUES PICCARD
bullet  DEPTH OF 10916 M
bullet  NATIONALITY: SWISS
DEEP DIVING RECORDS:-
bullet  ANGELA BANDINI
bullet  107 M
bullet  NATIONALITY: ITALIAN
MOST MARRIAGES:-
bullet  KING OF SWAZILAND
bullet  70 TIMES
bullet  NOTE: HIS RELATIVES MAKE UP ONE THIRD OF THE COUNTRY'S POPULATION
YOUNGEST MARRIED:-
bullet  3-YEAR-OLD
bullet  NATIONALITY: FRENCH
LONGEST SCARF:-
bullet  32 KM
BUBBLE-GUM BLOWING:-
bullet  SUSAN MONTGOMERY
bullet  55.8 CM
bullet  NATIONALITY: AMERICAN
SPITTING:-
bullet  HORST ORTMANN
bullet LENGTH OF SPIT =
bullet 26.96 M
bullet  NATIONALITY: GERMAN
TYPEWRITING:-
bullet  MRS. CAROLE FORRISTALL
bullet  176 WORDS PER MINUTE (THAT IS HALF A PAGE OF A4)
bullet  NATIONALITY: AMERICAN
bullet  LES STEWART
bullet  TYPED THE NUMBERS BETWEEN 1 TO 1 MILLION IN WORDS
JUGGLING:-
bullet  11 RINGS (JUGGLED): ALBERT PETROVISKI
bullet  12 RINGS (FLASHED): ALBERT LUCAS
bullet  8 CLUBS (FLASHED): ANTHONY GATTO
bullet  BALL SPINNING (ON ONE HAND): FRANCOIS CHOTARD -9 BALLS
bullet  DURATION: 5 CLUBS WITHOUT A DROP- ANTHONY GHATTO- 45 MIN 2SEC
COINS:-
bullet  AN UP-SIDE-DOWN PYRAMID OF 2,800 COINS, WITH ONE COIN AT THE BOTTOM!!!!
bullet  COUNTRY: BELARUS

 

 

 

 

 

FOOD

LARGEST CAKE:-
 
bullet 58 TONNES
bullet  100TH BIRTHDAY PARTY OF FORT PAYNE
bullet  NATIONALITY: AMERICAN
MOST EXPENSIVE FOOD:-
bullet  SAFFRON, FROM SPAIN
bullet  SOLD AT HARRODS FOR 305 POUNDS PER 100g
LARGEST HAMBURGER:-
bullet  2.5 TONNES
LARGEST PIZZA:-
bullet  DIAMETER: 37.4M
bullet  MADE IN SOUTH AFRICA
LONGEST SAUSAGE:-
bullet  21.2KM
MONEY

RICHEST MAN IN THE WORLD:-
bullet  BILL GATES
bullet  MORE THAN 90 BILLION US$
bullet  OWNER OF MICROSOFT CORPORATION
bullet  NATIONALITY: AMERICAN
COUNTRY WITH THE HIGHEST GDP:-
bullet  USA
bullet  2.5 TRILLION US$
RICHEST COUNTRY IN THE WORLD:-
bullet  SWITZERLAND
bullet  25,000 $ PER CAPITA
COUNTRY RECEIVING MOST FOREIGN AID PER PERSON:_
 
bullet ISRAEL
bullet MOST OF ITS FOREIGN AID COMES FROM AMERICA
bullet 120 US$ BILLION SINCE 1948
MISCELLANEOUS

PERSON WITH MOST INVENTIONS IN HISTORY:-
bullet  THOMAS EDISON
bullet  MORE THAN 1,000 INVENTIONS!
MOST PERSONAL MAIL:-
bullet  HENRY LOUIS AARON (BASEBALL STAR)
bullet  RECEIVED MORE THAN 9,000,000 LETTERS
bullet  NOTE: ONE THIRD OF THE LETTERS WERE LETTERS OF HATE BECAUSE HE MANAGED TO BREAK HERMAN'S RUTH RECORD FOR HOME RUNS!
SHORTEST WAR:-
bullet  1896
bullet  BETWEEN BRITAIN AND ZANZIBZR
bullet  LASTED FOR 38 MINUTES
LONGEST REIGN:-
bullet  PHIOPS II
bullet  EGYPTIAN PHARAOH
bullet  RULED FOR MORE THAN 94 YEARS