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Meet the girl with the saddest story:the world smallest girl

Jyoti Kisange Amge

Jyoti Kisange Amge (born 16 December 1993) [1] is an Indian actress notable for being the world's smallest living woman according to Guinness world records.

By the time she took the picture above, she was exactly 18 years of age, but you would think she is a 2year old baby. The picture below shows her being measured by Guinness book of records

Born 16 December 1993 (age 26) [1]

Nagpur , Maharashtra , India

Occupation Cook , Entrepreneur

Known for World's smallest living woman

Height 62.8 cm (2 ft 3 ⁄ 4 in) [2]

Following Amge's 18th birthday on 16 December 2011, she was officially declared the world's smallest woman by Guinness World Records with a height of 62.8 centimetres (2 ft 0.6 in). [6][7] Her restricted height is due to a genetic disorder called achondroplasia . [1]

Amge was featured in the 2009 documentary entitled Body Shock : Two Foot Tall Teen . [6] She was also a guest participant on Bigg Boss 6 , an Indian television show. On 13 August 2014, she was cast in the fourth season of American Horror Story: Freak Show as Ma Petite. [6]

In 2012, she met the world's shortest man,

Chandra Bahadur Dangi of Nepal. The pair posed together for the 57th edition of the Guinness World Records . [8]

Media appearances

Amge, together with Teo Mammucari, co-hosted

Lo show dei record in 2012 on the Italian channel

Canale 5 .

In August 2014, Amge was cast in American Horror Story: Freak Show where she appeared as Ma Petite[9] which premiered 8 October 2014.

Wax statue of Jyoti Ange


List of Films and Television Appearances

Year Title Role Notes

2009 Body Shock Herself Episode- Two feet high teen

2012–2013 Bigg Boss 6 Herself Guest appearance

2014–2015 American Horror Story: Freak Show Ma Petite 12 episodes

2018 Maatharam N/A Short film

Social Service

Amge participated with the Nagpur police to urge Indian citizens to stay at home during the COVID 19 lockdown in India. [10]

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