At 21 and a half inches, Chandra Bahadur Dangi, from Nepal, is the shortest. And it was magical.
Sign Out Robert Wadlow: Tallest man ever Humankind has always been fascinated by extremes: Back to Hall of Fame "The only admissible evidence upon the true height of giants is that of recent date made under impartial medical supervision. They went on to dismiss claims for legendary giants such as the biblical Og, King of Bashan allegedly 9 Assyrian cubits, or The twins then named Robert Wadlow as the tallest man "of whom there is irrefutable evidence". When last measured on 27 June , the mild-mannered American stretched a staggering 2.
Perhaps surprisingly, Robert entered the world no differently to most babies. He was born on 22 February to two regular-sized parents, weighing an unremarkable 3.
When most children were still being carried by their parents, Robert was able to lift his father up the stairs of their family home. Yet as a young boy, he tried his hardest to get involved in the same activities his peers were doing. For example, he became a Boy Scout at the age of 13, and had a customised uniform, tent and sleeping bag.
In , the gentle giant graduated from high school and enrolled in college with the intention of studying law. Celebrity career However, later that year he would embark on a tour with the hugely popular Ringling Brother Circus, which saw the giant earn worldwide fame.
When asked in a radio interview if he was annoyed when people stared at him, he calmly replied, "No, I just overlook them. This was a blessing for Robert, who had whopping cm-long The Alton Giant also boasted the Largest hands ever, measuring Pituitary gigantism Doctors examined Robert and realised that his exceptional size was caused by hyperplasia of his pituitary gland. This condition causes an abnormally high level of the human growth hormone and Robert was never given any treatment to stop it.
Therefore he might remain the tallest man for a very long time. He died at 1: His last words were "The doctor says I won't get home for the There are also a number of real-size models of him in a variety of museums across the world.
His influence has even stretched into the music world: In the video below, Guinness World Records Editor-in-Chief Craig Glenday explains how this category is one of our most iconic, featuring archive footage and interviews with medical experts and celebrities. We also talk to school children who give their take on the challenges that might arise from being the tallest man in the world.
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