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Largest Felt-Tip Pen Collection

United States

Declan John has 72 felt-tip pens in his collection.

Largest Female Accordion Group To Play A Polka Song


The Main Squeeze Orchestra, an accordiongroup six females, played a polka song. They set the record at a World Record Appreciation Society event held at Littlefield in Brooklyn, New York. Dan Rollman and Corey Henderson were present as witnesses. [#WRAS20][] tag:RecordSetterBook01

Largest File Size


Adam H. has a file that is 697 GB.

Largest Fish Caught On One's Birth Date By The Person One's Named After

United States

Carl Thomas Patrick caught a 31-pound, 39-inch Blue Catfish on July 30th; Andrew Thomas Pelphrey was named after him.

Largest Flower Mosaic


R. Priya of the ARJ College of Engineering and Technology in Mannargudi, India created a flower mosaic measuring 117 square meters. She used a total of 1,657 kilograms of flowers and completed the mosaic in eight hours, 40 minutes with the concept "India Against Corruption".

Largest Footprint Painting


Students and staff of the ARJ Group of Institutions in Mannargudi, India created a painting using footprints measuring 1,600 square meters. They used a total of 1,115 liters of emulsion paints to create the painting with the message "Donate Blood, Save Life".

Largest Functioning Paddle Ball

01:01 United States

Paddle Ball King made a functioning, 9-foot paddle ball. He bounced a ball using the paddle for at least 30 seconds.

Largest Game Of "Freeze Tag"

United States

Caleb B. led 253 people in playing Freeze Tag for five minutes.

Largest Game Of Apples To Apples

04:01 United States

78 people participated in a game of Apples To Apples.

Largest Game Of Bingo In An Office

03:14 Philippines

97 TaskUs employees played bingo in their office. They set the record to celebrate RecordSetter World Record Day. #WorldRecordDay2012

Largest Game Of Ninja

09:18 United States

Philip DeFranco led a group of 554 people in the world’s largest game of Ninja. The record was set at VidCon 2013 in Anaheim, California.

Largest Game Of Tug-Of-War Through A Prius

United States

This record was set as part of Toyota Prius Records, a two-day event streamed live on the Internet. In a 48-hour period, URDB officials adjudicated 200 Prius-related world records. This was the most records ever documented in a 48-hour window, a world record in and of itself. The event took place in Los Angeles, California on March 30th and 31st, 2011. See all the records set at the event here.

Largest Gathering Of Individuals Learning About Cancer Rights

00:10 United States

A group of 120 people composed of patients, survivors, caregivers, advocates, navigators, healthcare professionals and attorneys gathered together to learn about cancer rights. The rights discussed include Employment amp; Taking Time Off Work, Health, Disability and Life Insurance Options, Access to Health Care, Insurance Navigation and Appeals, Understanding Health Care Reform, Cancer Community Resources, Genetics amp; the Law, Legislative Advocacy, Education Rights of Children and Young Adults with Cancer, and Financial Planning.

Largest Gathering Of Skeletons


Jokers’ Masquerade supplied 2,018 Swansea University students with scary skeleton costumes, breaking the previous world record. The feat was achieved on October 8, 2011 at the Swansea University Students Union[]. Read more about the event here.

Largest Global Film Premiere

00:34 United States

In honor of Earth Day, over 160 countries premiered One Day on Earth, the largest global film premiere of all-time. The documentary, which features footage shot exclusively on October 10th, 2010 (10/10/10), includes clips from every single country on earth. United Nations Development Programme helped bring the project to life, and organized a special screening at the United Nations General Assembly in New York City. At this event, RecordSetter president Dan Rollman presented a certificate to the film's director, Kyle Ruddick.

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