Top 10 smallest people
Junrey Balawing – 23.6 inches: Born in 1993, Filipino teenager Junrey Balawing is the world’s second shortest man
Chandra Bahadur Dangi – 21.5 inches: With a height of just 21.5 inches, Chandra Bahadur Dangi is the shortest person ever recorded. Born in November 1939, Dangi suffers from primordial dwarfism.
Jyoti Amge – 24.7 inches: Jyoti Amge, the world’s smallest mobile woman, is 24.7 inches tall and weighs less than a stone.
Madge Bester – 25.5 inches: Born in 1963, Madge Bester is one of the shortest women ever recorded. The South African is only 25.5 inches tall, which makes her smaller than an average one-year-old.
Khagendra Thapa Magar – 26 inches: The world’s third shortest man is Khagendra Thapa Magar from Nepal. Magar is just 26 inches tall and suffers from primordial dwarfism.
Lin Yü-chih – 26.6 inches: With a height of only 26.6 inches, Lin Yü-chih is another former shortest man in the world. Born in 1972.
Bridgette Jordan – 27 inches: Bridgette Jordan is one of the world’s smallest women and is also the world’s shortest cheerleader.
Edward Niño Hernández – 27 inches: At just 27 inches tall, Edward Niño Hernández is the smallest man in Colombia. Born in 1986.
Hatice Kocaman – 28 inches: Like previous entry Stacey Herald, Hatice Kocaman is only 28 inches tall. Kocaman is in her early twenties and lives in Kadirli
Stacey Herald – 28 inches: First on our list is world’s smallest mother, Stacey Herald, who is 28 inches tall. Herald suffers from osteogenesis imperfecta