World's Shortest Man Who Measured 2ft 2ins Dies Aged 27

The world's shortest man measured 2ft 2.14ins and 'didn't let his small size stop him from getting the most out of life' died today aged 27 at a hospital in Nepal, his family said.

Khagendra Thapa Magar, verified by Guinness World Records as the shortest man who could walk, died of pneumonia at a hospital in Pokhara, 200 kilometres from Kathmandu, where he lived with his parents.