What are some of the records in the 2014 Guinness book of World Records?


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Some records in the "2014 Guinness Book of World Records" are the most people wearing "Cat in the Hat" hats, the heaviest twins, the largest walking robot, the largest chair and the longest beard on a woman. Other records are for shortest living dog, shortest donkey and tallest pogo stick.

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The "Guinness Book of World Records" is a series of books displaying the best achievement in various things. The record for most people wearing "Cat in the Hat" hats was 726. It was achieved by Armstrong Elementary School students and the Armstrong Elementary Dads Club in Dallas, Texas.

The heaviest twins record dates back to November 1978, when twins Billy Leon and Benny Loyd McCrary weighed 743 and 723 pounds respectively. The award for largest walking robot was won on Sept. 27, 2012 by a dragon robot in Germany. This creature measured 51 feet 6 inches long, 40 feet 5 inches wide and 26 feet 10 inches tall.

The longest beard on a woman record was won by Vivian Wheeler of the United States. Wheeler's beard measured 10.04 inches in height. The award for the largest collection of "Star Wars" memorabilia went to Steve Sansweet of California. As of the book's publication, Sansweet had around 300,000 unique "Star Wars" items in his collection.

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