charles osborne holds the record for the longest

Charles Osborne holds the record for the ‘longest bout of hiccups’ – 68 years.  He hiccuped up to 40 times a minute in the first couple decades but they slowed to 20 a minute as he got older.  Doctors estimated he hiccuped nearly 600,000,000 times in his lifetime.

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Source: https://priceonomics.com/the-man-who-hiccuped-for-68-years/

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