One of the most beautiful things about this world is the amount of diversity there is. Every single human is special in their very own way. Whether that person is eight feet tall, or an adult that’s as small as a toddler, we all have an incredible uniqueness about us. That was certainly evident the day the tallest man in the world met the shortest woman in the world. Check out these incredible pictures of the day history was made.35-year-old Sultan is from Turkey. In 2011, he won an incredible title.
Standing at 8ft 1in tall, Sultan is the tallest man in the entire world. This is so amazing because only ten people in history have reached the height of 8 feet or more.
Pituitary gigantism occurs when the pituitary gland makes excessive growth hormone.
He’s very excited to be a world record breaker. “I never imagined I would be in the book, I dreamed about it, but it was still a huge surprise,” he said.
24-year-old Jyoti Amge is from India and is the smallest woman in the world. At only a little more than 2 feet tall, Jyoti is the same size as a toddler!
Jyoti has a form of dwarfism called achondroplasia and will never grow any taller than she is right now. She’s so tiny that all of her clothes, and even her plates and utensils, have to be custom made!
After being invited by the Egyptian Tourism Promotion Board, they took pictures in front of the ancient pyramids of Giza. What an awesome experience that must have been!