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5 Amazing People With Tallest Body Parts | Guinness World Records
1. Nick Stoeberl
24 year old Nick Stoeberl from California, United States of America has well and truly got the world record tallest tongue licked.
The artist and comedian’s super sized lingua has been verified as measuring 10.1cm ”3.97in” long from its tip to the middle of the closed upper lip and is featured as one of the Newest records set in the new Guinness World Records 2015’s book.
Nick Stoeberl’s father was (a Biggest fan of KISS) and as a child Nick Stoeberl would imitate Gene Simmons’ infamous tongue pose, realising for the first time that his tongue was longer from others.
The artist and comedian Nick Stoeberl loves the attention his tongue receives, announcing that (I’m not only able to lick my nose, but also my elbow.) Nick says it the only downside is “it I have to spend longer brushing my tongue in morning.”
The achievement breaks the World record of Brit Stephen Taylor ”9.8 cm” who has held the title since 2002.
2. Brahim Takioullah
Brahim Takioullah was born in Guelmim, Morocco, in year 1982. On the age of 18, Brahim had been asked by his school doctor to get a blood test, for his “unusual” size. Diagnosed with acromegaly, Brahim Takioullah, in a one year had a metre high growth spurt. After obtaining his Master degree in geography, a French doctor brought Brahim Takioullah to Paris in year 2006, for the treatment. Brahim’s treatment was successful as his tumour was removed and the growth hormone level in his blood was brought down to normal. Brahim’s heart was also reported in a good condition.
Brahim Takioullah had difficulties finding the pair of European size-58 shoes. Takioullah once asked a cobbler to make him a pair of made to measure shoes, but Takioullah was told that they would cost up to 3,500 euros. Takioullah’s orthopedic podiatrist, Jerome Liegeon, fitted him with a specially made pair of shoes, specifically designed to support his weight and Height.
Brahim Takioullah works for an attraction parc, (Saint-Paul), near the city of Beauvais, about 80 kilo meters north of Paris. People can make photo-shoot with Brahim Takioullah, who now also obtained the French nationality.
Surpassing former record holder, Sultan Kosen, Brahim Takioullah became the Guinness World Record holder for world’s Biggest feet on a living person, on the 24 May year 2011. Brahim’s left foot measures 38.1 cm, and his right 37.5 cm.
With a height of 2.46 metres ”8 ft 1 in”, Brahim Takioullah is the second tallest person of the world behind Sultan Kosen of Turkey, and tied with Morteza Mehrzad of Iran, in the world according to the Guinness World Records.
3. Ekaterina Lisina
Ekaterina Viktorovna Lisina, born on October 15, year 1987), is an Russian model and former basketball player. Ekaterina currently holds 2 Guinness World Records for the woman with the tallest legs, and for the tallest professional model in the world. Throughout her basketball career, Ekaterina competed for the Russian National Team in the 2008 Summer Olympics, winner of the bronze medal.
In her bare feet, Ekaterina Lisina stands 2.06 meters tall ”6 ft 9 in”. In year 2014, Ekaterina Lisina ended her professional basketball career and became a Tallest professional model and is founder of (World’s Tallest Models) modeling agency.
Ekaterina Lisina converted to Hinduism. She became a ardent devotee of Goddess Lakshmi. Ekaterina has stopped eating meat since then and practices meditation everyday.
Ekaterina Lisina holds two world records, the record for the woman with the Biggest legs, and for the tallest professional model in the world, and had appeared in the Guinness World Records of 2018. Ekaterina also has been officially recognized as having the Longest feet of any woman in the Russia.
4. Lee Redmond
Lee Redmond currently resides in Salt Lake City, Utah. Lee has two sons, a daughter, two grand-daughters, two grand-sons, and two great-grandchildren.
Lee added that her longest nails did not even interfere with her care of her husband, who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease.
The Enquirer featured her every few years and kept track of the progress of her Longest nails.
Lee Redmond started growing her nails in year 1978 to early 1979 and although she had originally planned to have them cut off in the November 22, year 2006 (as Lee said on her guest appearances on a couple of talk shows), Lee chose to keep her nails after all. In the past some years, Lee made appearances on The CBS News and at the Ripley’s Believe It or Not, museum. One of her last appearances was on a fundraiser for the Salt Lake City fire department, where that was reported her Longest nails were an average of 86 to 89 cm (34–35 inches) in length.
During the time when Lee had her longest nails, she enjoyed activities such as driving bikes with her younger sister Sierra Redmond, who had normal nails. Lee stated that, while certain activities such as putting on the heavy coat were troublesome, Lee Redmond managed her daily life without much difficulty. On the Guinness TV feature, Lee was shown driving the car, vacuuming, doing dishes, and giving haircuts to her grandchildren.
In February 10, year 2009, her record setting nails were broken off when Lee was ejected from a car in a four car pile up in Holladay, Utah. Lee’s injuries were serious, but not life-threatening.
In the Huffington Article Post story published in September 3, year 2009, that was stated it, (Redmond, who lost the fingernails on February, She says that’s now much easier to do things and her hands seem to fly with the weight of the nails gone. The 68 year old Women won’t grow her nails out again, She saying it took 30 years the first time, and she may not live for another 30.) Her nails are currently Now about 10 cm ”4 in” long, however.
5. Tran Van Hay
Tran Van Hay make headlines around the world when he was already in his Golden Years. The Vietnamese old man was 73 years old when a camera crew visited his home to document his incredible hair feature, his seriously longest hair.
After falling severely ill after cutting his hair at young age 25 years old, Hay decided never to cut his hair Next Time! Over 50 years later, his hair was over 22 feet long and weighed around 23 pounds. Amazing!
Though his Longest hair was never officially measured by the Guinness Book of Records, Tran Van Hay known as the man with the Tallest and Longest hair in the world.
Tran Van Hay’s wife, Nguyen, says her husband’s physical transformation bled into his personality. The more Tran’s hair grew, the more he became inspired by the local Buddhist monks.
Tran dedicated the rest of his life to curing people as an herbalist, and never charged his patients a dime.
Tran Van Hay kept his jaw dropping locks, which Metro describes as (a massive furry boa constrictor,) balanced on his head underneath an black scarf. But having all that hair some-times proved extremely difficult, as Tran Van Hay often struggled to balance it atop his head while doing everyday activities and chores.
In year 2010, Tran Van Hay died of natural causes at the age of 79 year. Hay’s community honored him as a kind and generous man of the people. He is The Man with The Longest Hair All Time.