Sultan Kosey, 31, is from Turkey, and is 8’3 tall. He became the world’s tallest living man in 2009.
Chandra Bahadur Dangi, 74, is from Nepal, and is the shortest man ever known in history at 21.5 inches tall.
The height difference between Sultan and Chandra is over 6.5 feet.
Over 6,000 events were scheduled especially for the day, and several new world records were set.