5 of the Coolest Guinness World Records of 2017

This just goes to show that you can do anything you put your mind to

Most Tattooed Senior Citizen


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The next time anyone says something about how your tattoo will look when you get older, show them a picture of 67-year-old Charlotte Guttenberg. Exactly 91.5% of her body is covered in tattoo’s. She got her first in 2006 as a birthday gift to herself after her husband passed away.

Longest Tail on a Dog

Keon - Longest Tail On A Dog Guinness World Records 2016 Photo Credit: Richard Bradbury/Guinness World Records Location: Westerlo, Belgium
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This is Keon. Keon is a good boy. Keon also holds the record for world’s longest tail on a dog. His tail is 30.2 inches long. Imagine how much damage he can do to the coffee table when he’s happy.

Largest Collection of Hamburger Related Items 

Harry Sperl - Largest Collection Of Hamburger Related Items Guinness World Records 2016 Photo Credit: Al Diaz/Guinness World Records

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Hamberger Harry (Harry Sperl) holds the record with 3, 724 burger-themed items.

Largest Gape

Bernd Schmidt - Largest Gape Guinness World Records 2015 Photo Credit: Richard Bradbury/Guinness World Records

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Bernd Schmidt can open his mouth to 3.5 inches. Before you brush his talent off as something you won’t be able to use in the real world, that’s big enough to eat a double patty cheeseburger.

Fastest Monowheel Motorcycle 


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The world’s fastest monowheel motorcycle can go up to 98.464 km/h. The monowheel had to run solely on it’s own engine power and travel a minimum of 402 m to qualify for the record.

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