To celebrate 60 years of the Guinness Book Of World Records we have delved into their archives and picked out some of the best, craziest and most absurd records from around the world. First up, we deal with the topic of love, romance and life under the sheets.
11 DIVORCES per 1,000 people per year
The highest divorce Rate is in The Maldives (Est. population 345,000).
50 TIMES IN 3 to 4 HOURS
That’s how many times the Australian cricket “Ornebius aperta” can have sex.
56 - The most bras opened in a minute
Thomas Vogel was able to open an impressive 56 bras in one minute, setting a world record, and breaking the previous record, by 13.
2,250 EROTIC FILMS
This is how many adult films John C. Holmes made. The female record holder is Sahron Kane, who called it a day after 810 films.
More than 4,000 TINDER matches
Content marketer Blake Jamieson caught the interest of more than 4,000 women online after posting a Tinder profile picture with the caption “Match of the day.” He now works with his girlfriend, who wasn’t one of the 4,000, as a dating coach. Not that you’ll need his help: You already know his top tip.
26 HOURS, 26 MINUTES, 26 SECONDS
That’s the length of the longest hug as 26 couples got all clingy in Pattaya, Thailand on Valentines Day 2014.
90 YEARS and still in love
Karam and Kartari Chand have been married for 90 years, going into the record books as the longest married couple. They got married in India in 1925, and they are now living in matrimonial harmony in Bradford, England, at the ripe old age of 109 and 102 respectively.