On Sept. 19, 2014, Egyptian Ahmed Gabr broke the Guinness World Record for Deepest Dive (Male), which has opened up the world of Egyptian world record breaking history. Scoop Empire came out with 17 of the most random and incredible modern world records held by Egyptians. Here are some of Ramel’s favorites:
1) Most Two-Finger Push Ups (One Arm) in One Minute: Mohammed Mohammed Ali Zeinhom
In March 2010, Mohammed Mohammed Ali Zeinhom did 46 push ups in 49 seconds using his right thumb and pointer finger only, on a table in front of the Giza pyramids.
2) Most Landmines per country
Egypt contains around 23 million unexploded landmines, which were planted during World War II and the of 1956, 1967 and 1973 between Egypt and Israel. 10 million others have been cleared from Sinai and the Western Desert.
3) Largest Food Court
Oasis and Entertainment is 41,000 square meters and has 25 restaurants and cafes that seat up to 4,223 people. The complex was designed by El Ghoneimi Architects and also includes kids’ zones, two cinemas and a parking lot that can hold up to 1,000 cars. #Arabs
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