UNITED KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN AND
NORTHERN IRELAND
NATIONAL ANTHEM
Translation of Anthem

CAPITAL London
LANGUAGE English and Welsh
CURRENCY Pound Sterling
RELEGION
LARGEST CITIES
PRINCIPAL RIVERS
HIGHEST POINT
 
Records

 

OLYMPICS 2000 GOLD MEDALS: 11 SILVER MEDALS: 10 BRONZE MEDALS: 7

LEGS LONGEST (WOMEN)
126.36 cm (49.75 in) during jan 2001 whose total height is 2.08 m(6ft 4 in)

BELLY LARGEST
(CIRCUMFRENCE) 137.7 cm (54.2 in) during march 2001

FINGERS MOST
(LIVING PERSON) 10 fingers and 2 thumbs of Godfrey hill who was born in 1928.

FINGERS AND TOES (MOST)
14 fingers and 15 toes on 16 sept 1921 of a baby boy.

NOSE LONGEST
19 cm (7.5 in)

WAIST TINY
Size is 56-cm(22-in) during 1929 and 1939 by wearing specially constructed corsets

Paddy Doyle
(Great Britain): 101 records for fitness and martial arts

John Evans (Great Britain):
JOHN's HOMEPAGE records for balancing almost anything on his head (95 milk crates, 101 house bricks and much more)

Dean Gould (Great Britain):
Coin snatching (328) and beer mat throwing (2,204) in the same style
Beer mat flipping (111 with one hand and 65 with both hands),
Pancake tossing (399 in 3 minutes)
PHOTO stamp licking (309 in 5 minutes),
Needle threeding (3471 times within 2 hours)
Recalling the first 1,000 digits of Pi from memory (8:14 minutes)
Eating 63 grapes with a plastic teaspoon in three minutes
Eating 51 grains of rice with chopsticks in three minutes
Eating 113 pieces of sweetcorn with a cocktail stick in three minutes
Eating three dry cream crackers (3:07 minutes)
Picking 50 winkles from their shells (1:22 minutes)

Adrian Hilton (Great Britain):
non-stop recital of the Complete Works of Shakespeare (110:46 hrs)

Steve Woodmore (Great Britain)
Fastest talker (595 words in 56.01 sec) Steve's Homepage with DETAILS AND SOUND SAMPLES