Friday, February 11, 2011
Most fingers and toes : Lei Yadi Min breaks Guinness World Record
YANGON, Myanmar -- Lei Yadi Min, a over 1 year-old baby girl, possesses 12 fingers -- six each hand, and 14 toes -- 7 each foot - setting the new world record for having the Most fingers and toes.
Guinness World Records recognized two previous record holders: The person with the most fingers and toes was Pranamya Menaria (India)who has 25 in total (12 fingers and 13 toes). The person with the most fingers and toes was Devendra Harne (India) who has 25 in total (12 fingers and 13 toes).
The Guinness world record for the most fingers and toes at birth was set by an anonymous six-year-old boy who was admitted to a hospital in Shenyang, Liaoning province, China, with 31 fingers and toes (15 fingers and 16 toes).
Lei Yadi Min is now living with her mother and sister in South Okkalarpa township in Yangon.
Competing with Lei Yadi Min for the world record is also an Indian rival, who owns eight toes each foot.
At present, two Indian children, one over 5 years old and the other over 15 years old with 12 fingers and 13 toes, are registered in Guinness World Records.