Strange But True

  • FASTEST TO PERFORM MOST EIGHT DIGIT MULTIPLICATIONS

    FASTEST TO PERFORM MOST EIGHT DIGIT MULTIPLICATIONS

    Bhavani Konduru (born on January 14,1998), a student of Genius Abacus and Vedic Maths, Andhra Pradesh, India, performed 10 pairs of 8digit x 8digit calculation in the fastest duration (3.9 seconds), on October 27, 2013.  

  • OLDEST MALE

      Jiroemon Kimura ( born in April 19, 1897) from Japan, is the last known man to live across three centuries. He is one of only 12 people alive today who were born in the 1890s, and the only man living to have been born in that decade.

  • YOUNGEST TWIN BROTHERS TO PERFORM WESTERN CLASSICAL MUSIC

    Twin brothers Eash Goyal and Eashan Goyal (Born August 24, 1997) of Chandigarh, Punjab, are the youngest brothers to play western classical music. Eashan plays Western classical Guitar and Eash plays western classical piano and they have passed advanced 6th grade level according to the Associated Board of the Royal School of Music, London in […]

  • MOST HITS ON A VIDEO (SINGLE DAY)

    The music video of ‘Gentleman’ by the South Korean rapper PSY, got around 52 million hits on April 20, 2013. The video was posted at 9.00 pm (1200 GMT) on YouTube and broke the previous record for single-day views of 8 million by Justin Bieber’s Boyfriend video in May 2012. PSY released his single ‘Gentleman’ […]

  • THE STEEPEST ROLLER COASTER

    Takabisha, a Gerstlauer Euro-Fighter steel roller coaster located at the Fuji-Q Highland theme park in Fujiyoshida, Yamanashi, Japan, has a free falling angle of 121 degrees. The ride was officially opened to the public on July 16, 2011. The 1,000-metre (3,300 ft) ride begins with a sudden drop into pitch black darkness before entering a […]

  • WEDDED TO THE DEPARTED SOUL

    WEDDED TO THE DEPARTED SOUL

    Zhuang Huagui (26), from China, held a special wedding ceremony at the funeral of his fiancée Hu Zhao(21), on February 4, 2010. The couple originally planned to get married on February 4, 2010, but on January 28, 2010 (one week before their wedding), the girl was stabbed to death by two break-in thieves.  

  • BEE PASSIONATE

    BEE PASSIONATE

    She Ping of China, donned a 33.1 kilograms of  “beesuit” which consisted of about 3,31,000 bees, in Chongqing Municipality, April 18, 2012.

  • USES KNIFE TO CLEAN EYES

    USES KNIFE TO CLEAN EYES

    Liu Deyan (53) from China, uses a knife to clean the eyeballs of people. He runs an eye-cleaning stand in Chengdu, where his customers go to get their eyeballs cleansed through this ancient artwork. The process of cleaning the eyeballs takes about five minutes and involves pulling the eyelid back, cleansing the eyeball and then […]

  • STEEPEST ROLLER COASTER

    STEEPEST ROLLER COASTER

    Takabisha, a Gerstlauer Euro-Fighter steel roller coaster located at the Fuji-Q Highland theme park in Fujiyoshida, Yamanashi, Japan, has a free falling angle of 121 degrees. The ride was officially opened to the public on July 16, 2011. The 1,000-metre (3,300 ft) ride begins with a sudden drop into pitch black darkness before entering a slow […]

  • LONGEST EYEBROW

    LONGEST EYEBROW

    Sardar Pishora Singh from Amritsar (India) has eyebrow of length 9cm. He has been growing his eyebrow hair since 1995.