|Born||Mayra Lizbeth Rosales
1980 (age 36–37)
La Joya, Texas, United States
|Known for||Heaviest living woman recorded|
|Weight||470 kg (1,036 lb)|
Mayra Lizbeth Rosales (born 1980) is a Mexican American woman known for being, at one point, the heaviest living woman. At her heaviest, she weighed 470 kg (1,036 lb) but currently weighs about 70 kg (154 lb). In 2012, the US television channel TLC aired a documentary entitled 'Half-Ton Killer?' This was later also screened by UK broadcaster Channel 4. Rosales's case has been featured around the world, and she has given several interviews to media organizations.
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