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Largest blue star sapphire: Star of Adam breaks Guinness World Records record

Largest blue star sapphire: Star of Adam breaks Guinness World Records record

Colombo, Sri Lanka – January 7, 2016 – The world’s biggest blue star sapphire, worth at least $100 million (£68 million), has been mined in Sri Lanka; the gemology institute in the capital Colombo has certified that the gem weighs 1404.49 carats, breaking the previous world record of 1,395 carats. Photo: World’s largest blue star sapphire — worth $100M, weighs …

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Oldest person to have dental implants: Filomena Battista breaks Guinness World Records record

Oldest person to have dental implants: Filomena Battista breaks Guinness World Records record

Palm Harbor, Florida, USA – January 4, 2016 – Eastlake Center for Implants and Restorative Dentistry and Mayur J. Mehta, D.D.S., M.D.S. sets World Record for placing dental implants on Filomena Battista on December 6, 2012 when she was 100 years, 210 days old. Photo: A World Record was created when Dr. Mayur Mehta, DDS of Palm Harbor, Florida placed …

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Longest Motorcycle: Bharat Sinh Parmar breaks Guinness World Records record

Longest Motorcycle: Bharat Singh Parmar breaks Guinness World Records record

Gujarat, India – January 4, 2016– Bharat Sinh Parmar, 30, from Gujarat, modified a traditional two wheeler – stretching it to a length of 26.29 metres, making it the World’s longest motorcycle. Photo: Bharat Sinh Parmar, 30, from Gujarat, modified a traditional two wheeler – stretching it to a length of 26.29 metres, making it the World’s longest motorcycle. The …

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Largest Cornhole Game: Goodyear breaks Guinness World Records record

Largest Cornhole Game: Goodyear breaks Guinness World Records record

Pompano Beach, Florida, USA – Friday, January 1, 2016 – The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company set the world record for constructing the World’s Largest Game of Cornhole; measuring an astounding 64 feet by 32 feet, the super-sized version of the traditional tailgate game, cornhole, was paired up with another larger-than-life college football tradition—the Goodyear Blimp. Photo: The Goodyear Tire …

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Longest Cold Meat Platter: Culinary Academy of India sets world record

Longest Cold Meat Platter: Culinary Academy of India sets world record

Hyderabad, India – December 30, 2015: Chef Instructors & Student Chefs of Culinary Academy of India made 200 different Cold Cuts with 300 Kg’s of meat and 75 Kg’s of International Cheese during 800 man hours and made a 30 Feet Long & 8 Feet Cold Meat Platter, thus setting the new world record for the Longest Cold Meat Platter. Photo: …

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Largest Gathering Of People Dressed as Princesses: Southampton breaks Guinness World Records record

Largest Gathering Of People Dressed as Princesses: Southampton breaks Guinness World Records record

London, United Kingdom: More than 500 princesses packed a Southampton theatre in a bid to break a Guinness World Records world record; a total of 537 people came dressed as traditional princesses wearing long, flowing gowns, setting the new world record for the Largest gathering of people dressed as princesses, according to the World Record Academy. Photo: A total of …

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World’s largest sand Santa

World's largest sand Santa

Bhubaneswar, December 29 – 2015: Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik’s Santa Claus sculpture has got a place in the Limca Book of Records as the world’s largest sand sculpture. Patnaik said Limca Book senior editor Arthy Muthanna Singh informed him on Tuesday that his 45-foot-tall Santa Claus was declared as the world’s largest sand Santa. Patnaik had created the sculpture at the …

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