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Man with World's Longest Fingernails Cuts Them After 66 years

The man who held the Guinness World Record for longest fingernails ever has decided to cut them off and donate them to a museum in York. He had not cut them since 1952 and his thumbnail alone was almost 78 inches.

Man with world's longest fingernails gets them cut after 66 years

The Guinness World Record holder for the longest fingernails ever on a single hand has had his claws cut after 66 years. Shridhar Chillal's extraordinarily long nails have now gone on display at the Ripley's Believe It or Not! museum in New York. The 82-year-old's talons have a combined measurement of 909.6cm (358.1ins).