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World’s Oldest Man Salustiano Sanchez-Blazquez Dead At 112

Sanchez-Blazquez was born June 8, 1901, in the village of El Tejado de Bejar, Spain. He moved to Cuba at 17, then to the United States in 1920 where he worked the coal mines of Lynch, Ky. He eventually moved to the Niagara Falls area.


Chris 'The Dutchess' Walton shows off her fingernails that total 19 feet 9 inches (6.02 meters) in length September 14, 2011 at the New York Public Library, setting a record that puts her in the new Guinness World Records 2012 book. Walton's nails measure 10 feet 2 inches (3.1 meters) on her left hand and 9 feet 7 inches (2.92 meters) on her right hand and has been growing her nails for 18 years. AFP PHOTO/Stan HONDA (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Woman Honored In NYC For World’s Longest Fingernails

Chris Walton’s nails measure 10-feet-2-inches on her left hand and 9-feet-7-inches on her right hand.