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Queen Elizabeth II is the world’s longest-reigning queen — and the wealthiest. Here are all the Guinness World Records she holds.

Queen Elizabeth holds six Guinness World Records. She is the world’s longest-reigning queen and longest-reigning living monarch. The Queen appears on the currencies of 35 countries, holding the record for most currencies featuring the same individual. Her estimated wealth of $US504 million in 2012 established her as the world’s wealthiest […]
Queen Elizabeth II is the world’s longest-reigning queen — and the wealthiest. Here are all the Guinness World Records she holds.
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18 times kids broke world records

Breaking records isn’t just for adults, or animals. There are plenty of kids out there who have broken world records over the years. Roxanne Downs was 8 when she became the youngest person to edit a magazine. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Have you ever considered spending hours practicing […]
18 times kids broke world records
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10 of the wildest Valentine’s Day-themed Guinness World Records

The world’s largest box of chocolates weighed 3,725 pounds. The biggest teddy bear in the world weighed over 8,000 pounds. The combined height of the world’s shortest married couple is 71.42 inches. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Love makes people do all sorts of absurd things, and Guinness World […]
10 of the wildest Valentine’s Day-themed Guinness World Records
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The 10 wildest Thanksgiving-themed Guinness World Records

The Guinness World Record for fastest turkey carving is three minutes and 19.47 seconds. The world’s largest pumpkin pie weighed 3,699 pounds. Macy’s Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City remains the world’s largest inflatable parade. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. If you think your Thanksgiving table is […]
The 10 wildest Thanksgiving-themed Guinness World Records
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16 of the spookiest Halloween world records

Many mind-blowing Guinness World Records have been set with the spirit of Halloween in mind. At a 2015 event in London, 51 people were wrapped as toilet paper mummies in three minutes. Recently, the world’s largest Ouija board, which measured a whopping 3,158 square feet, was built. Visit Insider’s homepage […]
16 of the spookiest Halloween world records
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35 of the wildest Guinness World Records set in 2019

Guinness World Records published the first book of world records in 1955. The company markets itself as an authority of all world records. Guinness’ list of record-breakers from this year includes feats that are nothing short of mind-boggling. Among this year’s world records are the oldest-living person, who’s more than […]
35 of the wildest Guinness World Records set in 2019
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This guy ran a Sydney marathon in a suit — and set a Guinness World Record

Matthew Whitaker, a 25-year-old Sydneysider, has just set a Guinness World Record for running a marathon in a full, three-piece suit. Whitaker achieved the feat at the Sydney Running Festival on Sunday — a 42-kilometre race through Sydney’s CBD and outer regions. Whitaker told Fairfax Media that he was inspired […]
This guy ran a Sydney marathon in a suit — and set a Guinness World Record