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