The world's tallest man, Sultan Kosen of Turkey, touches a street sign in Times Square, New York, Monday, Sept. 21, 2009. Kosen has been verified by the Guinness Book of World Records as the world's tallest living man at 8 feet 1 inch.
Walter Breuning speaks to guests during his 113th birthday party in the Rainbow retirement home ballroom, Monday, Sept. 21, 2009, in Great Falls, Mont. The Montana resident, who was born in Melrose, Minn., is considered to be the world's oldest man.
Singer Asha Bhosle, sitar exponent Ustaad Shujaat Khan and flautist Hari Prasad Chaurasia at the inauguration of the musical concert, 'A Life in Melody', a unique100 prominute tribute to Ustaad Vilayat Khan, at FICCI Auditorium in New Delhi on 18th September 2009.