You will be surprised to know that Bollywood has many celebrities whose names have appeared in The Guinness Book of World Records for doing something really extraordinary, and different from their acting skill. Here, we are introducing eight such celebrities who have the Guinness Book of World Records for quite interesting things.
1. Asha Bhosle
Asha Bhosle entered the Guinness World Record in October 2011 for having maximum studio recordings. She has recorded up to 11,000 solos, duets and chorus-backed songs in over 20 Indian languages since 1947.
2. Sonakshi Sinha
Well, this is little weird. Sonakshi Sinha participated with several other women to set the record for ‘most people painting their fingernails simultaneously’, in March 2016.
3. Abhishek Bachchan
Abhishek Bachchan holds the record for ‘Most Public Appearances Made by a Film Star in 12 Hours’. This happened while the promotions of his movie ‘Delhi 6’ travelling a distance of almost 1800 km by his private jet.
4. Kumar Sanu
In 1993, Kumar Sanu made a Guinness Book of World Record for recording the maximum number of songs in a single day, i.e. 28.
5. Sameer Anjaan
Sameer Anjaan has a Guinness Book of World Records of the ‘Most Prolific Bollywood Lyricist’. Till 2015, he had composed an incredible 3,524 different songs, in different language.
6. Jagdish Raj
Funny one! Jagdish Raj Khurana holds a Guinness World Record for being the most type-cast actor. He played a police inspector in 144 different movies.
7. Lalita Pawar
Lalita Pawar holds a Guinness World Record for the longest film career. She acted for more than 70 years, in more than 700 movies in different languages.
8. Amitabh Bachchan
Amitabh Bachchan has a Guinness World Record for singing ‘Hanuman Chalisa’ with 19 other popular singers.