16 Real People Who Look Like They Walked Out of a Fantasy Novel
You’ve seen the cartoon show Popeye with the sailor who has massive forearms that do not look natural. What if we tell you there was a person on our planet who has those arms and that they were natural and from birth?
Yes, believe it or not, but there are many people on our planet who were born with conditions that make them look like characters from fantasy novels or from the imaginations of fairytale writers. These people do not look like normal people but believe us they were born normal and grew up normal but they do not look anything like a normal human.
Jeff Dabe was born in 1963 in Stacy, Minnesota. Even at birth, this little child had unusually large arms, and there was nothing wrong with him medically. As he grew up he got the nickname “Popeye,” as he resembled the muscular cartoon sailor. Today he is a champion arm wrestler with forearms that are 19 in (48 cm) long.
This is You Jianxia and she is from Shangai and currently is in the Guinness World Book of Records with the longest eyelashes at a whopping 12.40cm. Before her, the spot was held by Gillian Criminisi from Canada and her eyelashes measured in at 8.07cm. Life must be hard with such long eyelashes but she says they do not inconvenience her at all.
She is an Indian actress and the holder of the Guinness World Record for being the smallest living woman on the planet. At just 62.8 centimeters (2 ft 0.6 in), she is indeed a rare sight to see. It was after her 18th birthday that was on 16th December 2011, that she was declared the world’s smallest woman by Guinness World Records.
He was given the nickname hammerhead after his feats of strength wowed people all over the world. His strength lies in his skull which is stronger than the average human’s skull. The strength comes from the fact that it is 16mm thick which is two and a half times the average thickness of a male skull.