My last take in this series was on the world's most expensive things.
1. World’s Biggest Dog Ever
The tallest dog ever is Zeus a Great Dane, who measured 1.118 m (44 inches) tall on 4 October 2011. He is owned by Denise Doorlag and her family, who are from Michigan, USA.
2. World’s Biggest Table
The longest table measures 1,508 m (4.947 feet and 5.96 inches) and was finished by Afia International Company, in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, on 5 July 2015.
3. World’s Biggest Dimond
In January 1905, at the Premier Mine in South Africa, a 3,106 carat diamond was discovered during a routine inspection by the mine’s superintendent. Weighing just over 600g (1.33 pounds), the “Cullinan” was the largest diamond ever found.
4. World's Biggest Person
Jon Brower Minnoch was born on the 29th of September 1941 and passed away on the 10th of September 1983 weighing 635 kg (1,400 pounds and 100 stone).
5. World's Biggest House
The Istana Nurul Iman Palace is a whopping 655,320 square meters (2.15 million square feet). "Istana Nurul Iman" means Palace of the Faith Light And holds 1,788 rooms and 257 bathrooms. Aside from the usual rooms that are found in most homes, this palace contains 5 swimming pools, a 110-car garage, an air conditioned stable for 200 polo ponies, a banquet hall, and a mosque that can accommodate 1,500 people. The palace was designed in 1984 by Leandro V. Locsin and constructed by the Filipino firm, Ayala International and cost around USD$1.4 billion dollars.
6. World's Biggest Tree
The largest tree in the world is in California's Sequoia National Park, called General Sherman and is around 1,487 cubic meters (52,500 cubic feet) in volume. General Sherman is estimated to be about 2,000 years old, making it only middle-aged for its species. Other trees are believed to be more than 3,220 years old.
7. World's Biggest Domestic Breed Of Cat
The Savannah is a fairly new breed of shorthaired cat, and is the name given to the offspring of a Serval (a wild African cat of medium size) and a domestic shorthair. The Savannah is the largest domesticated breed of cat, with males sometimes reaching more then 13.5kg (30lb), and females slightly smaller, although size of individual Savannahs can vary within one litter.
8. World's Biggest Shoes
Located in Marikina, Philippines these shoes and measuring around 5.2 meters (17 feet) long and 2.4 meters (8 feet) wide, these giant dress shoes could fit 30 normal feet inside of them. They took 77 days to finish and cost over USD$42,100 to create.