World's Smallest Bodybuilder Dies

Smallest Bodybuilder world record holder dies at 23.


Aditya "Romeo" Dev who was declared by the Guiness World Records as the World's Smallest Bodybuilder in 2008 has died from a brain aneurysm on Septmeber 13, 2012. He was just 23. 

Dev, who was from India, stood at 33 inches (2'9") tall and weighed just 21 pounds, but he made fitness his passion. He could shoulder press two 3.5-lb. custom-made dumbbells—not very easy considering he was so small.