Lucia Zarate (1864-1890). She is the lightest recorded adult at 4.7 lbs at the age of 17. She never grew above 26 inches and is thought to have been a primordial dwarf. She had a successful career in the circus sideshow. She died of hypothermia at age 26 when the circus train she was riding in got stuck in a blizzard.
cabinet card of Lucia Zarate (born 2 January 1864 in Mexico & died 15 January 1890) ~ She was the first person to have been identified with Majewski Osteodysplastic, Primordial Dwarfism Type II. She was entered into the Guinness World Records as the “lightest recorded adult," weighing 4.7 pounds (2.1 kg) at the age of 17. According to a 1894 article in Strand Magazine, Zarate achieved her full growth by the age of one year. She stood 20 inches tall. ∞