Its OK to be TALL

STAND UP TALL AND BE PROUD
Here is a list of some inspirational tall people, 6ft and upwards. Tall men and tall women, some are famous tall people, some are not. If you would like to suggest yourself or someone else to add to this list, please leave a comment at the bottom of this page.

10ft6 (320cm)

Eleazer -Tallest human in historians records

9ft6

Goliath - bible story

8ft11 (272cm)

Robert Wadlow - Illinois, USA TALLEST MAN EVER

Robert Wadlow

8ft10

8ft9 (268cm)

John Rogan - Tallest ever African American

8ft8

8ft7

8ft6

Maximinus Thrax - Roman Emperor

8ft5 (257cm)

Leonid Stadnik -Ukrainian OFFICIALLY THE WORLD’S TALLEST MAN(Aug 07)

8ft4 (253cm)

8ft3 (251cm)

Ring Kuot - Sudanese 15 yr old

8ft2 (249cm)

Zeng Jinlian - Chinese. Was the tallest woman ever recorded.

8ft1 (246cm)

Vaino Myllyrinne (8ft 1.75) -Tallest ever European-born person

8ft (244cm)

Suleiman Ali Nashnush (8ft.05) - The tallest ever basketball player
John F. Carroll - ‘The Buffalo Giant’

7ft11 (241cm)

Vikas Kumar Uppal - India’s tallest person

7ft10 (239cm)

Alexander Sizonenko - Russian

7ft9 (236cm)

Bao Xishun- China (7ft 8.95) WAS OFFICIALLY TALLEST LIVING MAN
William Bradley - The tallest recorded British man that ever lived.
Radhouane Charbib - Tunisia (7ft 8.9)

7ft8 (234cm)

Igor Vovkovinskiy - Ukranian

7ft7 (231cm)

Sandy Allen (7ft 7.25) - OFFICIALLY TALLEST LIVING WOMAN
Hussain Bisad - Somalian
Jane Bunford - Worlds tallest woman until Sandy Allen
Yao Defen - China TALLEST LIVING WOMAN?
Paul Sturgess - tallest British teenager
Yao

7ft6 (229cm)

Yao Ming - Chinese Basketball star

7ft5 (226cm)

Anna Haining Bates - 19th-century Canadian giantess
Maria Feliciana Santos - Brazilian

7ft4 (224cm)

Ross Sambridge

7ft3 (221cm)

Peter Mayhew - Chewbacca
John Williams
Christopher Lister

7ft2 (218cm)

Zainab Bibi
Margo Dydek - tallest female basketball player in WNBA history
Richard Kiel - Jaws

7ft1 (216cm)

Richard Metcalfe - Scottish Rugby Player

7ft (213cm)

Carel Struycken - actor
Nicolay Valuev - Russian Boxer

6ft11 (211cm)

Giant Haystacks - real name Martin Ruane
Will Jefferson - Essex cricket batsman (6ft 10.5)

6ft10 (208cm)

Ivo Karlovic - Croatia. Tallest professional tennis player
Ben Sarge