Most Unusual Guinness Records Existed in the World

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Published by Neetu Panwar on 31 Jul 2019

People doing something remarkable will gain a place in the Guinness Book of World Records. Usually, we come across some records like the achievements and some incredible record-breaking facts that happen around the world. In this post, we have listed out the unusual things and people setting a record and grabbing a place in the Guinness World Record. Look at the strange Guinness World Record holders for doing some supernatural thing. Check it out!

Biggest Collection of Newspaper Titles

A person namely Sergio Bodini from Italy has set a world record by collecting huge number of newspaper titles. His mammoth collection include newspapers from across 115 countries. In fact, he started his collection since 10 years of his age. Sergio has a passion of collecting and storing the newspaper titles securely in plastic boxes.

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With an incredible 1,444 items in his personal collection, Sergio Bodini from Italy has the world's largest collection of newspapers – all different titles⁣ 🗞️📰 ⁣⁣ At the time of confirmation, Sergio’s collection was made up of newspapers from 115 different countries – just under two thirds of all the countries in the world. ⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ Sergio started his collection when he was a 10-year-old boy in 1980. Initially he kept them in his bedroom but as he’s gathered more and more, they’re kept in plastic boxes which are stored in a temperature-controlled cellar.⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ "When I was in school we had a class project about newspapers and I fell in love with journalism," says Sergio, whose record will appear in the new #GWR2020 book. "My dream was to become a sport journalist… but I eventually ended up being a chemist."⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ "I still never lost my curiosity and passion towards newspapers though. I simply love them!" _______________________________________________________ #newspapers #collection #collectibles #collector #italy #guinnessworldrecords #officiallyamazing #journalism

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Cupcake Tower

Look at the spectacular cupcake tower having a height of 41 feet tower. The Preethi Kitchen Appliances and Food Consulate Chennai have created this record by building the tallest cupcake tower in Chennai. The height of this tower is 12.69 meters. This tower comprises of a total of 18818 cupcakes.

Highest Number of Hugs in a Minute

The official Instagram account of Guinness World Records has posted a video of two persons. They have set a record by hugging 105 times each other in a minute. Prabhakar Reddy P and D. Mahesh from the state of Andhra Pradesh, India have set this record. Earlier, Shams Khan and Irfan Mehsood from Pakistan have set this record with 97 hugs and the Indian people surpassed the record.

Oldest Siblings

Take a look at the oldest set of brothers in the world namely Albano Andrade and his younger brother Alberto. They were actually born on 14th December 1909 and 2nd December 1911 respectively. The combined age of them is 216 years and 230 at the time of setting this record.

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Tallest Sandcastle in the World

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⁣A new record holder for tallest sandcastle was recently achieved in the seaside resort of Binz, on the island of Rügen in Germany. The incredibly detailed sculpture measures 17.65 m (57 ft 11 in) high 🏰🏖⁣ ⁣ An international team of 12 sculptors and eight technicians from Russia, Poland, Hungary, Germany, Holland and Latvia created the huge structure in three-and-a-half weeks. ⁣ ⁣ There’s no internal structure supporting the castle up, and no additives in the water to bind the 11,000 tonnes of sand together. ⁣ ⁣ The castle was made by Skulptura Projects GmbH led by Thomas van den Dungen at the Sand Skulptern Festival. _________________________________________________________ #sandcastle #sand #sculpture #sandsculpture #guinnessworldrecords #officiallyamazing #binz #germany

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Guinness World Records have posted a video of the sandcastle making and wrote, ‘A new record holder for tallest sandcastle was recently achieved in the seaside resort of Binz, on the island of Rügen in Germany. The incredibly detailed sculpture measures 17.65 m (57 ft 11 in) high.’

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