Whose hands are the biggest in the world?

Who has the biggest hands in the world? Do you know who Liu Hua is? Have you ever heard of a woman with the biggest hands? Read this article and find out how you can learn more about people with the biggest hands ever.

the biggest hands in the world

Who has the biggest hands in the world? The answer to this question is not as simple as it may seem. There are people with abnormalities and abnormal body proportions. Consequently, there are people with large hands, with long arms, people with big fingers.

There are people with some kind of anomaly. When it comes to long hair or a phenomenal memory, it can be considered an advantage, but there are other unusual abnormalities.

biggest hands

Thus, we offer you a list of the biggest human hands.

Liu Hua

Liu Hua lives in China. He has the biggest hands in the world. Before he had been operated on, his hands weighed about eleven kilograms. The length of his thumb is 26.5 centimeters, the length of forefinger is thirty-two centimeters, and the length of his middle finger is sixteen centimeters.

Liu Hua

Doctors are sure that such an anomaly is caused by a rare disease. Thus, the biggest hand ever was removed by surgical intervention.

Liu Hua surgery

Sultan Kösen

The famous Turkish farmer Sultan Kösen is the man with the longest arms in the world.

Sultan Kösen

His hand sweep is two meters and seventy-seven centimeters.

the tallest man Sultan Kösen

His height is two meters and forty-eight centimeters.

The biggest fingers

The proportions of the human body depend not only on the parents. They are usually influenced by many factors. Leonid Stadnik from Ukraine was the owner of the world's longest fingers.

Leonid Stadnik from Ukraine

The length of his palm was up to 31 centimeters, when the usual length of a man's hand is considered to be 23 – 25 centimeters.

Leonid was a man of legend. He was twice listed in the Guinness Book of Records, as the owner of the longest finger, and as the tallest man on the planet. His height was two meters and fifty-nine centimeters. Unfortunately, in August 2014, at the age of 44, the title holder died from a brain hemorrhage.

Leonid Stadnik funerals

Hussein Bisad

Nowadays, Somali refugee Hussain Bisad is considered to be a man with the biggest human hands. The length of his palm is twenty-seven centimeters. Hussein Bisad claims for the Guinness Book of Records as the tallest man in the world. His height is 2 meters 37 centimeters. 27-year-old Bisad lives in London.

Hussein Bisad

Despite his age, he continues to grow: three years ago, when he was recognized as the highest man in Somali, his height was 233.7 centimeters.

Here is an interesting fact: the height of his twin-sister is “only” 1 meter 64 centimeters.

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Duangjay Samaksamam – the woman with the biggest hands in the world

Duangjay Samaksamam from Thailand is the woman with the biggest hands in the world. The woman suffers from a rare form of genetic disease – acromegaly. She has the world's biggest hands and forearms that weigh over ten kilograms.

She works as a salesgirl and tends to cope with her responsibilities, although it is very painful to use hands while working.

Duangjay Samaksamam

A surgery attempt (removal of fat) has failed. Adipose tissue has quickly recovered. The only possible solution that doctors have come up with is amputation of the hands on the forearm level.

the woman with the biggest hands Duangjay Samaksamam

However, such a radical decision has not suited Duangjay Samaksamam at all.


Large hands always cause huge inconvenience to such people in everyday life. Many of them are not able to arrange private life. Many people with the biggest hands in the world have been feeling like outcasts amongst their peers from the very childhood. Soon, however, many people with the biggest hands ever become TV shows stars and champions of various record books. Thus, thanks to the suffering they have the ability to earn their living.


I feek so sorry for such people. It may be so hurt. Wish them only luck and long life

Answered 1 year ago.
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