16 rows · Shortest man claimant, was said to be 26 in (65 cm). Verification by Guinness World Records needs to be checked. István died in May at the age of – Nepal: 67 cm (26 in) Khagendra Thapa Magar: Khagendra was the shortest man in the world until , when he became the world's shortest mobile man. Guinness World Records can today confirm that Chandra Bahadur Dangi from Nepal is the world's new Shortest Living Man, measuring cm ( in). Chandra is cm shorter than Junrey Balawing of the Philippines, who measures cm ( in) and was crowned world's shortest man on Author: Guinness World Records News.
Gul Mohammed (February 15, – October 1, ) of New Delhi, India, according to Guinness World Records, was the shortest adult human being of his time whose existence and height have been independently verified.. On July 19, , he was examined by Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital, New Delhi, India, and he stood 1 foot inches (57 cm) tall and weighed lbs (17 kg).Nationality: Indian. The shortest living adult is He Ping Ping, from China. He is 20 years old. He stands just 73 cms (29 inches) tall, or should that be short. He suffers from the bone disease Osteogenesis imperfecta.