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Offbeat The world's most valuable coins ever sold

16:05  18 january  2020
16:05  18 january  2020 Source:   lovemoney.com

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Here are five of the most valuable coins that have been sold at auction and it may surprise you to This is another coin that has sold at auction for .6 million. The coin was originally designed by Well, the highest valued dollar of all-time was the first dollar ever issued by the United States Federal

The second most expensive coin ever sold is the Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle, which was minted in 1933. The remaining coins on this list sold for under million. These include: Umayyad Gold Dinar, 723 (,029,400 in April 2011); Ten-Dollar The World ' s Most Expensive Coins . Rank. Coin Name.

a small child sitting on a chair: Khagendra Thapa Magar is seen in a Paris cafe in October 2011© FRANCOIS GUILLOT Khagendra Thapa Magar is seen in a Paris cafe in October 2011

The world's shortest man who could walk, as verified by Guinness World Records, died Friday at a hospital in Nepal, his family said.

Khagendra Thapa Magar, who measured  67.08 centimetres (2 feet 2.41 inches), died of pneumonia at a hospital in Pokhara, 200 kilometres from Kathmandu, where he lived with his parents.

"He has been in and out of hospital because of pneumonia. But this time his heart was also affected. He passed away today," Mahesh Thapa Magar, his brother, told AFP.

Magar was first declared the world's shortest man in 2010 after his 18th birthday, photographed holding a certificate only a bit smaller than him.

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However he eventually lost the title after Nepal's Chandra Bahadur Dangi, who measured 54.6 centimetres, was discovered and named the world's shortest mobile man.

Khagendra Thapa Magar et al. holding a sign: Khagendra Thapa Magar poses with his parents while holding his Guiness World Records certificate at their home in Pokhara in October 2010© PRAKASH MATHEMA Khagendra Thapa Magar poses with his parents while holding his Guiness World Records certificate at their home in Pokhara in October 2010

Magar regained the title after Dangi's death in 2015.

"He was so tiny when he was born that he could fit in the palm of your hand, and it was very hard to bathe him because he was so small," said his father, Roop Bahadur, according to Guinness World Records.

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As the world's shortest man the 27-year-old travelled to more than a dozen countries and made television appearances in Europe and the United States.

"We're terribly sad to hear the news from Nepal that Khagendra is no longer with us," said Craig Glenday, Guinness World Records editor-in-chief.

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Coin collecting dates back to when coins were first invented, making accumulating valuable coins one of the world ’ s oldest hobbies. The following list includes five of the most expensive U.S. coins ever sold , and the prices they achieved. 1. 1794 Flowing Hair Dollar.

These are the most valuable coins in the world as of the present date. These coins have sold for millions of dollars! Part one of this video contains the following coins make sure to watch the full video to find out the incredible prices: 10. 1804 Bust Dollar - Class I (Mickley-Hawn-Queller Specimen) 9

"Life can be challenging when you weigh just 6 kilograms and you don't fit into a world built for the average person. But Khagendra certainly didn't let his small size stop him from getting the most out of life" he said.

Khagendra Thapa Magar is photographed by his brother at their apartment in Pokhara in October 2010© PRAKASH MATHEMA Khagendra Thapa Magar is photographed by his brother at their apartment in Pokhara in October 2010

Magar became an official face of Nepal's tourism campaign, which featured him as the smallest man in a country that is home to the world's highest peak, Mount Everest.

During his stint he met other short people around the world, including the shortest woman, Jyoti Amge, from India.

In a video released by Guinness World Records, Magar is seen playing a guitar with his brother, riding a bike and sitting at his family's shop.

The world's shortest non-mobile man remains Junrey Balawing of the Philippines, who measures only 59.93 centimetres but is unable to walk or stand unaided, according to Guinness World Records.

The record for shortest living mobile man is now retained by Edward "Nino" Hernandez of Colombia, a reggaeton DJ who stands 70.21 centimeters tall, Guinness said.

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