1. King Tooth Rathakrishnan Velu :
On August 30, 2007, the eve of Malaysias 50th Independence Day, Rathakrishnan Velu (or Raja Gigi, as he is known locally) broke his own world record for pulling train with his teeth, this time with 6 coaches attached weighing 297.1 tons over a distance of 2.8 metres at the Old Kuala Lumpur Railway Station. Raja Gigi, from Tampin in Malaysia learned a technique of concentrating his powers to any part of his body from an Indian guru at a young age of 14.
2. Swallowing Flash Lights :
Similar to circus sword eaters, this gal demonstrates her swallowing ability with a long flashlight handle. Its more than impressive, but does it leave you gagging?
3. The Rubberboy Daniel Browning Smith :
Five time Guiness Record holder, The Rubberboy is the most flexible man alive and the most famous contortionist. He has been in many professional basketball or baseball games and on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, ESPNs Sports Center, Oprah Winfrey, Ripleys Believe It or Not, Cirque du Soleil, Best Damn Sports Show Period, The Discovery Channel, Men in Black 2, HBOs Carnivale, and CSI: NY and American got a talent. He dislocates his arms to crawl through an unstrung tennis racquet. He performs contortion handstands and unique acrobatics.
4. Odd Contortionists :
This guy may not seem completely human, and hes enjoying taking full advantage of it. Cant imagine whats going to happen next with that tennis racket?! Freaky..
5. The Boy with Sonar Vision Ben Underwood :
Ben Underwoodtaught is blind, both of his eyes were removed (cancer) when he was 3. Yet, he plays basketball, rides on a bicycle, and lives a quite normal life. He taught himself to use echo location to navigate around the world. With no guidedogs, he doesnt even need hands: he uses sound. Ben makes a short click sound that bounces back from objects. Amazingly, his ears pick up the ecos to let him know where the objects are. Hes the only person in the world who sees using nothing but eco location, like a sonar or a dolphin.
6. The Eye Popping Man Claudio Pinto :
Claudio Pinto can pop both of his eyes 4 cm (about 1 and a half inch) or 95% out of their sockets. Hes now aiming (poppin?) for a world record. Mr Pinto has undergone various tests and doctors say they have never seen or heard of a person who can pop the eyes as much as him. Mr Pinto, from Belo Horizonte, said: It is a pretty easy way to make money. I can pop my eyes out four centimetres each, it is a gift from God, I feel blessed.
7. Ho Eng Hui Has a Finger of Steel :
Ho Eng Hui is the worlds best freehand coconut cracker, which is apparently a thing. Hui can puncture the incredibly hard outer shell of a coconut with just the quick tiger strike of his index finger.
8. Wei Mingtang Blows up Balloons with his Ears :
Wei Mingtang, 55, is a factory worker from Guilin city, in Guangxi province, China. About 30 years ago he discovered his ears leaked air, so he came up with the idea of using his ears and a pipe for his now famous act: inflate balloons with his ears!
On a recent city Spring Festival Party, Wei also blew out 20 candles in a line within 20 seconds using a hose leading out from his ears.
9. The Torture King Tim Cridland :
Tim Cridland doesnt seem to feel pain like the rest of people. He astounded everyone by pushing needles into his arms without flinching and he now performs a terrifying act for audiences all over America. Scientific tests have shown that Tim can tolerate much higher levels of pain than are humanly possible. He explains that, by using mind over matter, he is able to push skewers through his body and put up with extreme heat and cold unharmed ? but to do this safely he has extensively studied human anatomy, because puncturing an artery could be fatal.
10. Manjit Singh?Pulls a Jet with his Ears :
57 yearold Manjit Singh, called the Ironman, holds more than 30 world records including pulling a double decker bus with his hair, lifting 85 kg with his ears, and of course, pulling a Jet also with his ears! On April 2007, Ironman pulled the aircraft weighting approximately 7.4 tonnes 12ft along the apron at East Midlands Airport, UK.
Speaking after the record attempt, he said: I dont feel too bad, I have a little bit of pain around the ears but Im ok. The attempt raised money for his charity Manjit Fitness, which aims to get children living in his native Mahilpur, India involved in sport.
11. Garry Turner Stretchy Skin Man :
The British native can stretch his skin for over 6 inches due to a rare medical condition called EhlersDanlos Syndrome, a disorder of the connective tissues.
12. The Lion Whisperer Kevin Richardson :
Animal behaviourist Kevin Richardson says he relies on instinct to win the hearts and form an intimate bond with the big cats. He can spend the night curled up with them without the slightest fear of being attacked. His magic works not only work for lions but other animals such as cheetahs, leopards and even hyenas do not hold a threat against him. Lions are his favourites and its a wonder how he can play, carress, cuddle with them whose teeth are sharp enough to bite through thick steel. Its a dangerous job but to Kevin, its more of a passion for him.