World's shortest woman aspires for stardom

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Guinness World Records adjudicator Rob Molloy, right, and Dr. Manoj Pahukar of Wockhardt hospital, second left, measure Jyoti Amge at a press conference in Nagpur, India, Friday, Dec. 16, 2011. Amge, 18, was declared shortest woman in the world measuring 62.8 centimeters (24.7 inches) by the Guinness World Records. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)

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Jyoti Amge, a high school student in central India, was recognized as the world's shortest woman by Guinness World Records on Dec. 16 as she turned 18 and said she hopes to earn a degree and make it in Bollywood.

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