The smallest man on Earth was just 21.5 inches tall. Chandra Bahadur Dangi died at the age of 75.
The smallest man lived in Nepal, Dangi. In 2012 Guinness officials gave him the title of the world’s smallest man. Before he was discovered, the title belonged to Junrey Balawing of the Philippines, who is 23.5 inches tall.
After he received this title, he stated that he was very proud to represent Nepal. He also achieved his lifelong dream to travel and become Guinness World Records title holder.
The world’s tallest man and the world’s smallest man were photographed together in London. The title of world’s tallest man belongs to Sultan Kösen from Turkey, who is 8ft 3inch tall.
Dangi died of pneumonia while visiting the Polynesian island of Samoa.