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Published September 06, 2010, 12:17 PM

24-year old Columbian claims world's shortest man record

(WDAY TV) - This 24-year-old Colombian man has a new world record title. Can you guess what it is? He is officially the world's shortest man.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Edward Nino Hernandez has been certified as the world's shortest living mobile male by Guinness World Records, measuring just 27.46 inches.

The oldest of five siblings, Nino is slightly taller than a piece of carry-on luggage and weighs just 22 pounds.

Nino has a girlfriend, an 18-year-old called Fanny, who is a little bit taller than him measuring just less than 5 feet.