26 People With Shocking And Rare Features That Will Leave You Choking
The unique characteristics of humans are that they differ from one another on the basis of manifold attributes. But this world is a strange place and you can sometimes witness people with astonishing features and peculiar qualities that will leave you gasping. Here are some of those people who top the list. Let’s have a look.
Meet this Cuban man who has six fingers on each hand. You might find it shocking but he has his own perks like typing faster or having a stronger grip than any ordinary man
Here is the shortest man on earth who is just 54.6 cm in height and weighs a little more than 30kgs. But sometimes our weakest points turn out to be a boon for us and this man sets an example. He acquired the title of ‘The shortest man on the earth’ in Guinness Book of World records and fulfilled his dream to travel the world.
Now , meet the shortest woman , a resident of India, with a height just of 62cms. She inspite of all offs managed to be ab actor, a cook and an entrepreneur. Also, her wax statue is present in Celebrity Wax Museum. What a genius, isn’t it?
This lady from Atlantic City has the strangest set of eyes and she can actually roll them out of her sockets. Well, she can literally scare the living daylights out of her enemies
Emmanuel (Manny) Yarborough, the international Sumo wrestler and MMA fighter is the heaviest man on earth weighing 320 kgs. He has millions of fan followings across the world for his infectious loving nature. Not only that, he travelled around the world to spread awareness about obesity and its cons.
This is Rolf Buchholz who is titled as the world’s most pierced person with 453 piercings, including 158 around his lips and 278 in his genital area. He has also implanted two horns on his head. Now, this is beyond imagination.
Didier Montalvo, an eight-year-old Columbian boy is suffering from a rare disorder which causes moles to grow rapidly leading to the formation of a turtle shell-like structure at his back. He is labeled as the ‘turtle boy’ and is now in the UK meeting children with the same disorder. However, he has undergone a life-changing surgery, hence removing the mole that led to 20% of his body weight.
She is Mandy Sellars, from the UK who has a rare genetic mutation that led to an extraordinary growth in both of her legs. Reports describe her condition as a rare condition of Proteus Syndrome. You will be startled to know that Sellars lives a life of an independent adult with no live-in helpers. She is also a television personality. Really, her courage knows no bounds.
Petero Byakatonda, a boy from a remote village in Uganda suffers from an acutely rare genetic disorder called Crouzon’s Disease that led his skull to deform into a cone shape, squashing his brain and destroying his eyesight. Doctors say its curable only within few months of birth but the isolation of Peter’s village left him untreated.
This is John Mestre, the man who has 40cm long and 5kg heavy haemangioma tumor on his face since he was 14. The tumor first started forming in his lips, later blinding his eyes. A documentary about him titled ‘The man with no face’ was aired on Discovery Channel as a part of television series ‘My Shocking Story’ on Dec 6, 2007.
Born in 1936, Tran Van Hay, the Vietnamese herbalist had been acknowledged by the Guinness Book of World records for having the longest hair in the world. According to his wife, he has never gotten a haircut in over 50 years. Unfortunately, he died on 23rd Feb 2010 at the age of 79.
20-year-old Francisco Domingo Joaquim who is also known as the ‘Angolan Jaw of Awe’ acquired the title of having the ‘world’s widest mouth’. The Italian Competition called “Big Mouth” where they put literally anything like cups, bottles and so on in the participants’ mouth made him famous worldwide. His coke stunt is something that’s unbeatable.
Khoudia Diop, the Senegalese model, and actress is the darkest skinned model of the fashion industry. Dark skin is often seen as a stigma in our society but she is a lady of eminence, nicknamed herself as ‘Melanin Goddess’ to express pride in her appearance.
Edam, the world’s darkest baby born in South Africa is one of the latest internet sensations, thanks to social media. He is 4 years old now and looks amazingly beautiful.
Hamad Jaman with a shocking amount of freckles on his skin is now a renowned model due to his rare features. He sets one of the biggest examples of empowering one’s weaknesses and succeeding in life.
Vitiligo, a disease which causes a person to lose his skin color in blotches affecting one side of the body but surprisingly this man has been affected at just one side of his face assessing it to be a rare condition. Hence, it proves that imperfection is beautiful.
This old man has six fingers but he can use only two of his middle fingers of each hands. Well, he can actually give a befitting reply to his enemies.
Ia Oestergren, a Swedish bodybuilder and a successful mother who has more than 150,100 followers on Instagram are one of those rarest bodybuilders with a height of 5’8 feet and her legs alone are 3’5 feet tall. It is her flaw that determines her glamour.
These friends with bionic hands posing for a ‘mixtape photo’ have identical differences, each wearing prosthesis at the bottom of their arms. This picture has been viral on Reddit has changed the views of people about amputees to a great extent. Also, it’s really amazing to have friends with similar qualities.
Julia Gnuse, the lady also known as ‘The Illustrated Lady’ has acquired the title of the most tattooed woman in Guinness Book of World records. Julia developed a disease called porphyria that caused blisters on her skin when exposed to sunlight hence causing scars. In order to hide the scars which often happened to be third-degree burns, she covered her body with pale coloured tattoos.
You will be surprised to know that very few people are inherited with a rare gift, where the internal bruising of their fingers can be viewed when held towards the light. Are you now checking your fingers holding them towards the light? Well, go on because you might be one of them.
Meet Elaine Davidson, the woman recognized by Guinness Book of World records to be the “most pierced woman’ with 462 piercings including 192 on her face itself
Sadhu Amar Bharati, the Standing Baba is also known as Khareshwari who is a Hindu Tapasas had vowed in 1973 to raise his arm and hasn’t put it down since then. This vow is a form of self-inflicted corporal punishment in the honour of God to attain spiritual enlightenment.
Michele Kobke, a woman of 26 years old from Germany wears a corset for day and night since three years has a waist of 16 inches intends to reduce it to 14 inches like that of her idol Cathie Jung. This has resulted in her to suffer from breathing and digestion problems probing her balance of the body. This instance of Kobke clearly portrays the real need to stop imitating others and love our own body.
A 101-year-old woman named Zhang Ruifang attained a great amount of publicity when a kind of an unusual tumor in the form of a horn emerged from her forehead. These tumors are sometimes malignant or premalignant but its rare in her case for its unusual growth.
This man named Bhagat from Nagpur, India makes the most shocking revelation of having his half-formed twin brother inside his belly since 36 years who was never born. Now, this is a breathtaking instance.