Monthly Archives: February 2012

Rare Photos Show Adolf Hitler’s Private Life

After the World War 2, little historical photos survived showing the private life of one of the ruthless ruler in modern history. Recently however, more insight in Adolf Hitler’s life are coming out. Historians discovered some of his private painting collections and months ago, rumors surfaced that Hitler fathered a love child from an earlier relationship. The latest are colored photographs of his private life which was recently released. There photos are taken by his personal photographer, Hugo Jaeger.

Hitler eats with his personal physician, Professor Theodor Morell

Hitler eats with his personal physician, Professor Theodor Morell and the wife of Gauleiter Albert Forster. Image via

Interior view of Hitler's office in Reichskanzlei

Interior view of Hitler's office in Reichskanzlei. Image via

Hitler at a New Year celebration

Adolf Hitler at a New Year celebration. Image via

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Chandra Bahadur Dangi, the New Shortest Man in the World

At 21.5 inches in height, Chandra Bahadur Dangi of Nepal was recognized by the Guinness World Records as the new shortest man in the world as of February 2012. He beat Junrey Balawing of the Philippines who held the record last year at 23.5 inches in height.

Chandra Bahadur Dangi - Shortest person ever

Chandra Bahadur Dangi – Shortest person ever. Image via

At his current height, Chandra is the shortest man ever recognized by Guinness having beaten Gul Mohammed of India who was the shortest adult human to have their height verified by Guinness. Mohammed was 22.5 inches tall and died in 1997. Chandra is the second Nepalese to hold shortest man world record – Khagnedra Thapa Magar was the first one.

Chandra grew up in a remote village of Nepal. Because his height, he stay at home most of his life and needs assistance to move around. His parents died when he was still in his teens, and now lives with his brother who do not know when he stopped growing and for what reason.