Most plastic surgery
Cindy Jackson, aged 53, has had at least 47 cosmetic procedures, including nine full scale surgical operations. These have included three full facelifts, two nose operations, two eye lifts, liposuction, knees, waist, abdomen, thigh and jawline surgery.
Michel Lotito (France) (b. 15 June 1950) of Grenoble, France, known as Monsieur Mangetout, ate metal and glass from 1959 until his death last year. His diet since 1966 included 18 bicycles, 15 supermarket trolleys, seven TV sets, six chandeliers, two beds, a pair of skis, a Cessna light aircraft and a computer. By October 1997, he had eaten nearly nine tons of metal.
Fastest time to escape from a suitcase
The fastest time to escape a zipped suitcase was 7.04 seconds achieved by Leslie Tipton (USA) on 31 May 2008 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Most toilet seat lids broken
Kevin Shelley (USA) broke 46 wooden toilet seats with his head on the set of the TV show The Guinness World Records in Cologne, Germany, on 1 September 2007.
Cathie Jung (USA, b. 1937) has a corseted waist measuring 15 inches. Un-corseted, it measures 21in. Her enthusiasm for Victorian clothes is why at the age of 38 she started wearing a training belt to gradually reduce her then 26in waist. She has never had surgery to define her waist.
Longest distance walking over hot plates
The record for the longest distance walking over hot plates is 19.1m and was achieved by Rolf Iven (Germany) on 9 September 2006.
Burst 3 ballons with the back
The fastest time to burst three balloons with the back is 12 seconds, set by Julia Gunthel, aka 'Zlata' (Germany) on the set of Guinness World Records in Cologne, Germany, on 23 November 2007.
Beijing`s Military Parade Village - the temporary home of the military troops who will perform in the upcoming National Day parade - opened its gates to foreign media for the first
From early childhood I had always dreamed of becoming an explorer. Somehow I had acquired the impression that an explorer was someone who lived in the jungle with natives and lots