2017 World shortest man

 

world shortest man

                                      It was really painful when we heard that the record holder namely Chandra Bahadur Dangi who graced through the pages of the Guinness world record book,painfully says bye to the world (kick the bucket) he passed away at the age of 75 years what a surprise to the world.

Before he passed away he has won awards of Shortest man living and the Shortest man ever after Guinness World Records Editor-in-Chief, Craig Glenday, flew from London to Kathmandu to perform an official measurement at the CIWEC Clinic Travel Medicine Center in Lainchaur, Kathmandu, Nepal.
His life changed immeasurably after his record was confirmed – he was showered with gifts and invitations overseas, and he became an instant global celebrity.

He handled the media frenzy in his stride, and while he enjoyed the accolade and recognition, he also understood what it meant for everyone in Nepal to celebrate this iconic record.he had the measurement of 54.6 cm (21.5 in).

After so many measurement it was confirmed that Chandra was the shortest adult human to ever have their height,which after Guiness book of record found out that Chandra also beat the former Guinness book record holder benchmark set by Gul Mohammed, (New Delhi, India, 1957-1997) who measured 57 cm (22.5 in).he is a native of Naple. He was an achieved man may his soul rest in peace.

 

photo of the shortest man namely Chandra

photos were gotten from a google site

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