Lady Gaga, JK Rowling, Johnny Depp

posted Sep 15, 2011, 3:27 PM by Gina Connell
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Lady Gaga have something in common. They're all listed in the new 2012 "Guinness Book of World Records" the book's publisher announced Tuesday.

  • Lady Gaga for Most followers on Twitter - 11,259,372 as of June 29.  The pop star also set a record for Most Weeks on US digital hot songs - Poker Face was on there for 83 weeks.
  • JK Rowling?  Easy.  The Harry Potter author is listed as First Billionaire Author.
  • Johnny Depp listed as Highest Paid Actor for taking in $75 million between June 2009 and 2010.
  • Justin Bieber's Baby was the most popular video of any kind online with 463,820,304 views as of Feb 16 2011
  • The wedding of Prince William to Kate Middleton was crowned Most live streams for a single event with 72 million streams.
  • And finally table tennis.  Dorothy de Low the oldest table tennis player at 97 when she represented Australia at the XIV World Veteran Table Tennis Championships at Rio de Janeiro.
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Extract from Joshua L Weinstein.