Celebrities are known for a lot of things, whether it’s a hit song, a TV show or a movie that set them apart, but not a lot can say they hold world records. Here is the top 10 list of Celebrities that hold one or more world records.
Known for his out there lyrics and controversial songs, but he actually holds a World Records for being the faster rapper in music. In the song “Rap God” he says roughly 1560 words in a 6 minute song, that about 6 words a second. To lay it out even more for you, 1500 words is the length of a six page essay.
# 9: Dwayne “the Rock” Johnson:
No he doesn’t hold the record for being the most muscular actor in Hollywood, he holds the World Record for the most selfies taken with fans in three minutes. He took a total of 105 selfies in under 3 minutes at a movie premier in London, giving him a World Record.
#8: Vanna White:
She is the co-host of Wheel of Fortune since 1982, that’s over 30 years of clapping and reveling letters! On May 24, 2013 she was given the World Record of most claps in a TV show, estimated at 3 million claps in the span of 30 years.
#7: Vin Diesel:
On November 30, 2013, his best friend and co-star Paul Walker died from a car accident in California, bringing the Fast and Furious family to there knees in sadness. That day Vin Diesel posted a photo of the two them with a very touching caption. That photo gained 7.9 million likes and over 500 thousand shares, giving him the World Record for most likes and shares on a Facebook post.
#6: Ellen DeGeneres:
The Oscar photo of 2014 with Ellen, Bradley Cooper, Meryl Streep, Jennifer Lawrence, Julia Roberts and many more become one of the most talked about photos of all time, so its only fair that it’s a World Record title. The selfie that “broke the internet” was retweeted more the 1 million times in an hour, giving it the World Record titled of most retweeted picture of all time!
#5: Betty White:
She is America’s sweetheart and one of the most talked about actress’ in Hollywood and oldest, so of course she would hold a record. Betty White began her career reading commercials on the radio, and playing small parts in plays. Three months after graduation in 1939, she made her debut appearance in “The Merry Widow.” From there is starred in shows like ‘Golden Girls,” and “Hot in Cleveland” and movies. Betty White holds the World Record for having the longest career in Hollywood, celebrating her 95th birthday this year, I don’t think she plans on stopping anytime soon.
#4: One Direction:
One Direction is one of the biggest boy bands of all time, having more number one hits then one can count. The began there career on the X Factor and soon after became the most talked about music group. Sadly, in 2016 they called a quits to explore other options in life. Niall Horan and Zayn Malik giving a solo career a try, and Harry Styles acting as Alex in the new movie Dunkirk. But even through the band is no longer together, they still hold some World Records, a few actually. First group to hold # 1 spots for all four albums, most followers on twitter for a music group, most subscribers for a band on Youtube and first British group to debut #1 in the States.
#3: Jennifer Lawrence:
You would think she would hold the world record for tripping the most times at award shows, or talking about food in almost every interview she has ever done, nope! She holds a World Record for something completely different. She became her career in Indy movie, “The Winter Bones” but rose to stardom from her role in The Hunger Games, giving her the title of “The Highest Grossing Action Heroine,” of all time. That’s a fancy little title to hold!
# 2: Harrison Ford:
Talking the title from Samuel .L. Jackson, Harrison Ford holds the record for being the highest-grossing actor in the US. With his films now boasting a total US box office of $4.7 billion. His career highs have included both Star Wars and Indiana Jones franchises, as well as roles in The Fugitive and Air Force One.
Holding records for being the oldest person to record vocals for a Heavy Metal song, being the tallest leading actor in Hollywood at 6 foot 5, the oldest person to record vocals on a video game and being the most connected working actor in Hollywood.