Khagendra Thapa Magar is confirmed dead at the age of 27.
Khagendra was best known as a Nepali record holder.
Death was likely due to world's shortest man (2010–2011).
World’s shortest man Khagendra Thapa Magar passes on at age 27
World’s shortest man Khagendra Thapa Magar passes on at age 27
Khagendra Thapa Magar, Who Is The World Shortest Man Dies At 27
RT @legitngnews: According to reports, he struggled with heart problems, asthma and pneumonia. Khagendra who hailed from Nepal, was…
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Tragedy as world's shortest man Khagendra Thapa Magar dies at 27 ----
RT @legitngnews: According to reports, he struggled with heart problems, asthma and pneumonia. 1221082955625521154,2020-01-25 14:50:37 +0000,legitngnews,According to reports
RT @AmosKyps: World's shortest man Khagendra Thapa Magar dies at 27
World's shortest man Khagendra Thapa Magar dies at 27 1220466304227909632,2020-01-23 22:00:16 +0000,youngzine,Have you ever wondered what it would be like to hold a Guinness world record? Khagendra Thapa Magar
#GuinnessBookOfRecords: world’s shortest man, Khagendra Thapa Magar, died aged 27. Born on 14 Oct 1992 in Nepal,…
Guinness World Records is sad to hear of the passing today of the world’s shortest man, Khagendra Thapa Magar. Kha…
Khagendra Thapa Magar
Khagendra Thapa Magar and Franz Muellner 2.jpg
Magar and Franz Müllner, winner of the 2005 Germany's Strongest Man contest, in 2011
Born(1992-10-04)4 October 1992
Died17 January 2020(2020-01-17) (aged 27)
Pokhara, Nepal
NationalityNepali
Known forFormerly being the world's shortest living man
Height0.67 m (2 ft 2 in)[1]
Khagendra Thapa Magar (Nepali: खगेन्द्र थापामगर) (4 October 1992 – 17 January 2020) was a Nepali once known as the shortest man in the world, measuring 0.67 m (2 ft 2 in). Magar, who was a primordial dwarf, won the title of shortest man from Edward Niño Hernández when he turned 18 on 14 October 2010. He lost the title in June 2011 to Junrey Balawing of the Philippines.
Contents
1 Biography
2 See also
3 References
4 External links
Biography
Born on 18 Asoj in the Nepali calendar, or 4 October 1992, he was from the Baglung District of Nepal. Just 600 grams (21 oz) at birth, he weighed 6.5 kilograms (14 lb; 1.02 st). In May 2008, Khagendra appeared in the British Channel 4 documentary called The World's Smallest Man and Me hosted by Mark Dolan.
Magar died in a Pokhara hospital on 17 January 2020 after complications from pneumonia. He was 27 years old.
See also
List of the verified shortest people
List of people with dwarfism
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