Norris McWhirter



Age: 78


Summary: co-founder of the Guinness Book of World Records, the best-selling catalog of human and natural achievement and extremes, which has sold more than 75 million copies in 37 languages becoming the best-selling non-fiction work after the Bible, who first published the book in 1955 with his twin brother Ross McWhirter (murdered in 1975), and who was a well-known sports journalist and broadcaster in England.



Cause of Death: Heart attack


Born: August 12, 1925


Died: April 19, 2004


Location: Wiltshire, England