Iranian man hasn’t taken a bath for 60 years

An Iranian man hasn’t washed for over 60 years, which he has spent living in the desert and eating a diet of raw meat.

 

Amou Haji hasn’t washed for three decades as he believes cleanliness would make him fall ill, but when his hair needs a trim he takes care of it by burning his locks over a fire.

 

The 80-year-old lives in a small village in Iran and when it comes time to sleep he nests in a hole in the ground or in an open brick shack, which concerned locals constructed for him.

 

Amou – who dresses in rags, smokes animal faeces and lives on a diet of rotten meat – claims to have beaten the previous record of going the longest time without washing by nearly 25 years.

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