The world's heaviest people and their drastic weight loss

Oct 31, 2018, 11:43 IST
  • The world's heaviest people and their drastic weight loss

    Eman Ahmed: Born in 1980, Eman Ahmed Abdulati weighed 500kgs at her highest weight. She was flown from her home country in Egypt into Mumbai’s Saifee hospital for Bariatric surgery and lost about 325 kgs, before she died in September 2017, just 16 days after her 37th birthday, due to health complications. All photos Youtube

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    Carol Yager: She was one of the most obese people in history and was the heaviest woman ever recorded. She lost 236 kgs in three months and is known for having lost the most weight by non-surgical means in the shortest time. She passes away at the age of 34, she weighed 540 kgs

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    Francis John Lang: Born in 1934, Francis John Lang also known as Michael Walker, weighed 538 kg at his heaviest. A soldier in Korea, Lang used to live in a mobile home with observation windows that allowed him to travel around the country and used his obesity to his advantage by displaying himself at carnivals and fairs

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    Jon Brower Minnoch: Born in 1941, John is known to be the heaviest man recorded in the world. He weighed 635 kg (1,400 lb; 100 st 0 lb). He lost approximately 419 kg (923 lb; 65 st 13 lb) and has been documented as the man who achieved the largest weight loss. He passed away in 1983 at the age of 41

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    Khalid Bin Mohsen Shaari: Born in 1991, Khalid is still living and is the second heaviest person in history, behind Jon Brower. At his heaviest, he weighed 610 kg (1,345 lb; 96 st 1 lb). He lost 320 kg (330 lb; 23 st 8 lb) after King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia ordered him to be hospitalized in August 2013. As per reports by Al Arabiya in 2017, he lost 542 kgs and weight 68 kgs

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    Manuel Uribe: Born in 1965, Manuel Uribe weighed 597 kg (1,316 lb; 94 st 0 lb) at his heaviest. He received worldwide media attention in January 2006, which had a number of people reaching out to help him. He later got help from doctors and nutritionists and lost 225 kg (496 lb; 35 st 6 lb) over a two-year period. He later gained a few kilograms and died in May 2014 weighing 394 kg at age 48.

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    Mayra Rosales: Born in 1980, Mayra Rosales weighed 470 kgs and at the time was the heaviest living woman. Mayra is still alive and as of 2013 holds the Guinness World Record for most weight lost, when she lost 363 kgs and she currently weights around 69 kgs

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    Paul Mason: Born in 1960, Paul Mason was once the heaviest man on earth, weighing 360.606 kg at his heaviest. Unable to move, Paul underwent bariatric surgery in the year 2010 and lost an estimated 295 kg after the surgery. Five years later Paul lost 272 kgs (600 pounds) and today weighs around 350 pounds. Incidentally he lost all this weight after 136 kgs of excess skin was removed from his body

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    Robert Butler: Born in 1971, Robert butler’s tryst with weight gain caught the international media’s attention, when he had to be moved out of his home in a truck using a crane. He weighed 544 kgs at his heaviest. Butler passed away in July 2015 at the age of 43 from medical complications

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    Rosalie Bradford: Born in 1943, Rosalie Bradford Holds the Guinness World Record for most weight lost by a woman at 349 kgs. At her heaviest, Rosalie weighed 477 kg also held the Guinness World record as the heaviest woman in the world. Her weight loss journey started after she got a helping hand from Richard Simmons. She died of medical complications in the year 2006 at the age of 63

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    Walter Hudson: Born in 1944, Walter Hudson held the Guiness Book of World record for the largest weight circumference at 9 ft 11 in (3.02 m). He died in the year 1991 and weighed 543 kg while at his heaviest

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Do you know who holds the Guinness World record for being the heaviest person in the world or who lost the most weight? Well, here's a list of the heaviest people in the world and their weight loss journey

 

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