Category Archives: Young Achievers

YOUNGEST TO RECALL DAYS OF RANDOMLY GIVEN DATES

The record for being the youngest to recall days of randomly given 50 dates was set by Bhagat Chandran N.L. (born on April 1, 2016) of Mangalore, Karnataka, at his residence on June 13, 2020. He performed with 99% accuracy and answered all the days of the given dates within 6.38 minutes.

YOUNGEST BOY TO ACHIEVE A SECOND-DEGREE BLACK BELT IN TAEKWONDO

The record for being the youngest boy to achieve a second-degree black belt in taekwondo was set by Hasan Abdal Singh Sharma (born on June 24, 2009) of Kapurthala, Punjab, at the young age of 10 years 8 months 26 days. He obtained his black belt on March 2, 2020.

A BRILLIANT CHESS PLAYER

The record for being a brilliant chess player was set by Khandhadia Nivaan Rathin (born on February 15, 2012) of Pune, Maharashtra. He has competed in 84 major Chess championships, played 648 tournament rounds, won a bronze medal in ‘World School Championship’ and gold medal for India in Singapore ‘National Age Championship’. He earned his Elo rating of 1137 points and World No. 10 position at the age of 8 years, 1 month and 18 days, as confirmed on March 20, 2020.

Youngest to recall all states and capitals of the USA

The record for being the youngest to recall all 50 states and capitals of the USA in 1 minute and 51 seconds was set by Advay Jain (born on November 9, 2017) of Kishangarh, Rajasthan, presently residing in Oregon, Washington, at a young age of 2 years, 6 months and 26 days, as confirmed on June 2, 2020. 

FASTEST TYPING OF ENGLISH ALPHABET AT THE YOUNG AGE

The record for the fastest typing of English alphabet on a laptop at a young age was set by Narla Vinuthna (born on November 2, 2014) of Krishna, Andhra Pradesh. She typed English alphabet (A-Z) without spacing on a laptop in 3.98 seconds at the young age of 5 years, 6 months and 30 days, as confirmed on June 1, 2020.