Guiness World Record Measurement

Chandra Bahadur Dangi (L), a 72-year-old Nepali who claims to be the world's shortest man at 56 centimetres (22 inches) in height, stands on a measuring device as medical doctor Rashila Pradhan (C) and Guinness World Records adjudicator Craig Glenday (R) look on at a hospital at Kathmandu on... PRAKASH MATHEMA/AFP/ Getty Images