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A Southern California woman gave birth to a healthy baby boy weighing in at 13 pounds, 14 ounces. While thats a hefty baby, it by no means comes close to any epic records. (But for the record, an average baby weighs about 6-8 lbs. at birth)
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HEAVIEST BABY
Baby Bates, United States Born: Jan. 19, 1879 Born to Giantess Anna Bates at 7 5.5 (2.27m tall). Baby Bates also holds the record for longest baby at 30 (76 cm). The baby died 11 hours later. According to Guinness World Records

30 in. (76 cm)

SHORTEST BABY Nisa Juarez, United States Born: July 20, 2002 Born 108 days premature

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9.4 in. (24 cm)

60 70 50 40 80 30 11.3 oz 90 (320 g) 100 20 10 0 120

MOST CHILDREN DELIVERED AT A SINGLE BIRTH TO SURVIVE Nadya Suleman, United States Jan. 26, 2009 Nadya (known as Octomom) gave birth to octuplets six boys and two girls. The babies were conceived with the aid of In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) treatment and were nine weeks premature when they were delivered by Caesarean section.

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TALLEST PERSON TALLEST WOMAN Zeng Jinlian, SHORTEST MAN SHORTEST WOMAN (EVER)
Pauline Musters Netherlands Born: Feb. 1876 Height: 24 (61 cm)

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John Brower Minnoch, United States 1941-83 1963: He weighed 392 lbs. (178 kg) 1966: He weighed 700 lbs. (317 kg) 1976: He weighed 975 lbs. (442 kg) 1978: 1,400 lbs. (635 kg) In order to get to University Hospital, Seattle, it took a dozen remen and an improvized stretcher to move him from his home to a ferry-boat. When he arrived at the hospital, saturated with uid and su ering from heart and respiratory failure, he was put in two beds lashed together. It took 13 people just to roll him over.

HEAVIEST MAN

Robert Wadlow, USA Wore US size 37AA shoes (UK size 36 or approximately a European size 75), equivalent to 18 (47 cm) long. Mr. Wadlow also holds the record for largest hands ever.

LARGEST FEET EVER

ALIVE!

ALIVE!

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SHORTEST WOMAN Jyoti Amge, India Born: Dec. 18, 1993
Height: 24.7 (62.8 cm)

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OLDEST LIVING PERSON

YOUTH

Sultan Kosen, Turkey Born: Dec. 1982 Height: 81 (246.5 cm)


Source: Guiness World Records

China Born: June 26, 1964 Height: 81.75 (248 cm)

Chandra Bahadur Dangi,Nepal Height: 21.5 (54.6 cm)

Besse Cooper, Georgia Age: 115 years

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SUSAN BATSFORD, GRAPHICS EDITOR, TWITTER @SBATS1; INFOGRAPHIC BY TARA CORRAN/QMI AGENCY

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