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Jyoti A. at age 26
|Born||16 December 1993
|Known for||World's shortest living woman|
|Height||63 cm (2 ft 3⁄4 in)|
Jyoti Kisange Amge (born 16 December 1993) is an Indian actress notable for being the world's shortest living woman according to Guinness World Records.
Following Amge's 18th birthday on 16 December 2011, she was officially declared the world's shortest woman by Guinness World Records with a height of 62.8 centimetres (2 ft 0.6 in). Her restricted height is due to a genetic disorder called primordial dwarfism.
Amge was featured in the 2009 documentary entitled Body Shock: Two Foot Tall Teen. 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.
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 which premiered 8 October 2014.
Her wax statue is also present in Celebrity Wax Museum, Lonavala.
|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|
Amge participated with the Nagpur police to urge Indian citizens to stay at home during the COVID-19 lockdown in India.
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