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82-year Old Shridhar Chillal With World's Longest Nails Cuts Them After 66 Years

Written By Daamini Sharma | Mumbai | Published:

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  • The 82-year old Shridhar Chillal was known as the man who held the Guinness World Record for having the longest fingernails but he has cut them after 66 years
  • Shridhar's nails will now be displayed at Ripley's Believe It or Not! in Times Square in New York

The 82-year old Shridhar Chillal was known as the man who held the Guinness World Record for having the longest fingernails but he has cut them after 66 years. 

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Chillal clipped his nails, which had a combined length of 909.6 cm during a nail clipping ceremony in Times Square.

The 82-year-old had been growing his left hand's fingernails since 1952 when he was 14.

Following was the measurements of the length of each nail:

  • Chillal's longest single nail was his thumbnail, measuring 197.8 centimeters
  • The measurement of his index fingernails was 164.5 cm
  • The middle fingernail was 186.6 cm
  • Ring fingernail was 181.6 cm
  •  The little fingernail was 179.1 cm.

He had made it to the Guinness Book of World Records in 2015 for having the 'Longest Fingernails on a Single Hand Ever'. Shridhar's nails will now be displayed at Ripley's Believe It or Not! in Times Square in New York. 

Shridhar Chillal was the extraordinary man who had - Longest fingernails on a single hand ever:

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