The fastest prescribed text message in Arabic blindfolded is 2 min 13 sec. The English translation of the message to be typed was: “The razor-toothed piranhas of the genera Serrasalmus and Pygocentrus are the most ferocious freshwater fish in the world. In reality they seldom attack a human.”
The world record for the most cans crushed by a vehicle in 3 minutes is 61106. This was achieved by a monster truck in the UAE.
The record amount of chicken wings eaten in 30 mins is 363. This was achieved by Molly Schuyler.
A woman in Scotland accidentally registered herself as a tourist destination, making her the country’s 87th most popular tourist destination.
On 24 may 1991, 1088 passengers were transported in a single Boeing 747 jet.
The most valuable stamp is the 1868 Z Grill, a US stamp acquired in 2005 by Bill Gross, the American bonds guru, in a swap involving a block of four 1918 “Inverted Jenny” stamps worth $3 million.
Mark Lang holds the record for most simultaneous blindfold chess (which means he was playing 46 different matches at once where the player does not play with a board. Rather, he must keep all of the positions in memory.) His record was 19 wins, 13 draws, and 3 losses.