Guinness World Records Of 2012
Last Updated ( Wednesday, 04 July 2012 )
Longest wedding dress train
Most wine bottles uncorked simultaneously
World's shortest living man, ever
Most prolific dancing game high scorer
Elizabeth Bolinger has reached top scores in over 100 songs in the dacing game.
Smallest working dog
Little Yorkshire terrier Lucy is just 14.5 cm (5.7 in.) high and weighs only 1.1 kg (2.5lb.). It has been handed the certificate in recognition of her work as a therapy dog with the elderly and disabled.
Most Christmas lights on a property
World's shortest woman
Largest gathering of people dressed as leprechauns
Most number of people to fit into a pair of underpants
Longest kissing chain
The longest kissing chain was achieved by 351 participants in Beijing, China.
Longest distance full-body burn without oxygen
Denni D�sterh�ft has run 120 m (393 ft. 8 in.) burning full-body without oxygen.
Most arrows caught by hand in two minutes while blindfolded
Joe Alexander has caught four arrows by hand in two minutes - blindfolded.
Most popping popcorn caught with both hands
The same man has also caught 26 pieces of popping popcorn in one minute.
Most bottle caps removed with the head
The most bottle caps removed with the head in one minute is 24. It was achieved by Ahmed Tafzi in Hamburg, Germany.
Oldest yoga instructor
Largest Hula Hoop workout
Largest Soul Train dance
211 persons have made the largest soul train dance in Berkeley, California.
Longest chocolate bar
Largest tea party
Largest Zumba class
Multiple record holder
Bridgette Jordan, 22, from Sandoval, Illinois, is 67 cm (2 ft. 3 in.) tall and is a multiple record holder, as she is also one of the shortest living siblings with her 20-year-old brother Brad.
World's tallest living female dog
Most steps walked down by a dog facing forwards balancing a glass of water
This Australian Shepherd has walked down 10 steps while balancing a glass of water.
Fastest time to enter a suitcase
It took 5.43 seconds for Leslie Tipton to enter a zipped suitcase.
Most needles inserted into the head
World's longest career in theater
Israeli actress Hanna Maron has been on stage for 83 years.
Most popular video of any kind
Largest pizza commercially available
Most times to pass through a tennis racket
Skye Broberg has passed her body through a tennis racket seven times in three minutes.
Highest paid actor in a TV drama
Hugh Laurie of FOX�s "House" pulls in $400,000 per episode.
World�s biggest whoopee cushion
Most live streams for a single event
Most pots thrown in 1 hour by an individual
Heaviest competitive male bodybuilder
The competition weight of Daniele Seccarecci is 135 kg (297.62 lbs.).
Fastest bog snorkelling triathlon
England's Daniel and Natalie Bent are the world's top brother-sister bog snorkelling duo, with Daniel setting the men's triathlon record of two hours, 21 minutes and five seconds in July 2009 and Natalie setting the women's record of two hours, 45 minutes and 40 seconds in July 2010.
Longest ears on a dog
Longest fingernails on a pair of female hands
Most dogs skipping on the same rope
13 dogs has skipped the rope at the same time in a Japanese circus.
Largest collection of penguins
Birgit Berends had amassed a collection of 11,062 different penguin-related items.
Fastest wedding chape
This wedding chapel from Illinois has achieved the speed of about 100 km/h (62 mph).
Most piercings on a male
Youngest person to fly solo around the world
Barrington Irving, a 23-year-old aerospace student, has circumnavigated the globe in his single-engine plane.
Largest chocolate bar
Longest domestic cat (and longest domestic cat tail)
Longest tongue on a female
Largest collection of cows
Largest crocodile in captivity