Last Updated on July 6, 2020 by Darshan Modi
Claudio Pinto can pop out both his eyes 95% outside their sockets.
Claudio Pinto was born in Belo Horizonte, Brazil on 1962.
Claudio Pinto was a driver by profession.
Since childhood somewhere at the age of 9 he's been popping out his eyes.
Soon after quitting the driver job he joined a commercial haunting house in Belo Horizonte, which is towards the north of Rio de Janeiro where his job was to scare the visitors by using his eye popping ability.
About Claudio Pinto
Eye popping is not something new, many people try but only few succeed.
Eye popping can cause severe strain but for Pinto it's a cake walk.
Claudio Pinto is gifted by the ability to pop both his eyes to 4 cm which is difficult to believe until you really see it by yourself.
Claudio Pinto is recognized for his skills and is a record holder in Brazil.
After being layed off from his haunting house job he is now focusing on his eye popping skill to earn himself a Guinness Book Of World Records.
The current world record for the title “Furthest Eyeball Popper” is held by Kim Goodman from Chicago, who can pop her eyeballs to an unbelievable 11 millimeters (0.43 inches) out of her sockets whereas Pinto is able to pop only 7 millimeters after being measured by an ophthalmologist.
Pinto sees his eye popping skills as an easy way to earn money and feels blessed to be gifted by this ability.
Currently he's constantly improving his ability to grab the Guinness World Record.
Genetic Or Learned
Pinto has gone through numerous tests to make sure his eye popping is not causing him any side effects.
Scientific term for Pinto's ability is called “Globe Luxating”.
According to doctors Globe Luxating can strain nerves and blood vessels between eyes and head.
Even doctors are stunned by Pinto's eye popping ability as he is able to pop out his eyes without any side effects.