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Top 10 Tallest Man in the World


Nature has given countless immense examples of living beings with different shapes and sizes. Similarly, some are slim some are over-weight while some are tall and some are short. Being taller is one of the amazing qualities that depend upon our daily routine as well as our hereditary. Many times people think of tall people as one of them who have a good height that enhances their personality. It puts a great impression on the people they meet every other day. However, many such people on the earth have crossed the limit of being normally tall. There are many men found worldwide who are having an amazing height due to which they have been recognized amongst the tallest man.

For normal people who have a normal height that is 6-7 inches being tall for them is one of the amazing things and over with it, a great personality enforces complex amongst people. However, when some tallest men about whom we are talking about have crossed 8 inches have an amazing personality. Yet the height is necessary for every field especially in navy and army forces. Thus, these tallest men have created a history by showing the other parameters of the calculation of the heights.

10 George Bell – 7′ 8″

George Bell

The tallest man alive and currently staying in America in the United States is George Bell. He was born in 1957. He is one of the tallest men and has been honored by getting his name to be listed in the Guinness Book of World records for being one of the tallest men who are alive at present. He is around 7 feet and 8 inches because of which he is amongst the tallest men. He is one of the patriotic people who have a well-mannered nature. He loves to serve his country in every other aspect.

Due to which he is professionally a deputy sheriff in Virginia and leading a life serving his nation. One of the amazing things about him is that he is one of the best basketball players in his young age. He has also played for many well-known teams. With such an amazing height, he is still one to his journey of life that he is living every day. Yet people get amazed and at the same time praising his well-being. He is one of the amazing people at heart even though he might be facing some issues because of his height.

09 Igor Vovkovinskiy – 7′ 8.33″

Igor Vovkovinskiy

Residing in Ukraine and now moved to Rochester, Minnesota, Igor Vovkovinskiy is amongst the tallest men alive and energetically present on earth. He has been shifted to Minnesota because of his treatment. He has amazing details about him, which has been, amazed the people that he was more than 6 feet tall at the age of 7 years. At that time, he weighed 200 pounds. He has a gigantic height because of which he was honored of being called as one of the biggest supporters of Barrack Obama. He usually finds problems for managing some stuff and which is usually because of his excess height. His height is attributed to having a tumor pressing on his pituitary gland, that is releasing some excessive amounts of growth of its hormones into his body. He is around 7.97 feet tall according to the sources. He is known for being amongst the tallest countries in two of the different countries. His height was 7 foot and 8.33 inches because of which it was confirmed that he is amongst the tallest individuals.

08 Radhouane Charbib – 7′ 8.4″

Radhouane Charbib

Radhouane Charbib was born on 27th October 1968. He belongs from Tunisia who is recognized amongst the tallest living man by the Guinness Book of World Records in the year of 2005. At the age of 15 he realized that he is growing his height very fast. Being a normal human being his height extremely increased and at the age of 15 who has already reached up to 5 feet and 7.4 inches tall. He considers his excessive height as a gift and he feels happy at the time while walking along the streets. He also, like when the people gets amazed by looking at him. Their height of Radhouane Charbib was around 7 feet and 8.4 inches tall because of which he is still amongst the heightened persons. Having so much of height also gives some of the disadvantages but it also depends on how he faces them with the support of his family and loved ones.

07 Ri Myung Hun – 7′ 8.5″

Ri Myung Hun

Ri Myung Hun was born on 14th September 1967, in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea. He is also a basketball player. He belongs to the North Korea. Because of his amazing height, he was selected in the National Korean basketball team. He was also a leading soccer backbone player of his team. He stays in capital city of Pyongyang along with his wife and son. Because of his height, he is already enjoying the world of fame and his son is now coming into same limelight. His dream is to be participated to play in the NBA that is the National Basketball Association. However, because of some cold war in between the North Korea and the United States his dream faded. He has an amazing height that is 7 feet and 8.5 inches, which makes him amongst the seventh tallest man. He also moved to Canada to train but due to ban on trade he was unable to play.

06 Sun Ming Ming – 7′ 9″

Sun Ming Ming

Sun Ming Ming is based in China and he was born on 23rd August 1983. He is a professional basketball player whereas his career began with his amazing height and after being named as one of the tallest persons in the country. He is considered as the tallest man who played basketball ever professionally for a long period. He is living a life of a celebrity and that sometimes he makes guest appearances at various occasions and other TV shows. He moved to USA in 2005 he still tried hard to be selected in the NBA to begin his career but he was unable to succeed. While he returned to his home and now, he is playing basketball professionally that too in his native country, in China. According to his measured height that is 7 feet and 9 inches because of which he has, his names registered and honoured under Guinness Book of World Records. His amazing and gigantic height has given him tons of fans and being a sports player has benefitted him.

05 Bao Xishun – 7′ 9.5″

Bao Xishun

Again, the tallest person from China, Bao Xishun was born in 1951. In the age of 16, he had a perception of himself being a normal person with a normal height after which his height kept on growing and made him look taller like those of the average persons. His perception went straight and eventually increased his height that reached up to 7 inches tall. He works at a Local Hospital that is names as Chifeng. He has a plus point of being in a Basketball team of China for 3 years. When he was in the army, he has played basketball for his team. He has been married to Xia Shujuan who was a sales girl. They got married in the year 2007 and now he is a father of a son. According to the Guinness Book of World Records, he i is amongst the tallest man on the earth. His height is measured around 7 feet and 9.5 inches because of which he is the fifth tallest man to be alive on the earth.

04 Alexander Sizonenko – 7′ 10.1″

Alexander Sizonenko

Alexander is a native to Russia and he was born on 20th July 1959. He was a very good Soviet Basketball player and made his remarkable efforts to secure his career as a player. He has a very popular name since his younger age as he used to play with great efforts and against many good teams that have considered him one of the basketball players, those years. He was amongst the best players by defeating many teams. Unfortunately, he is divorced and has a son named Sasha who also lives with him. His son is proud of his dad. His life has entirely changed since he quit playing basketball because of his height, which is growing endlessly. Because of which he is facing a severe pain in bones. His approximate height which is been measured is 7 feet and 10.1 inches that makes him to be the top 4th tallest man alive. After quitting basketball his entire life has changed and has caused him to a difficult life.

03 Suparwono – 7′ 11″


Native to Indonesia Suparwono is one of the only person who are tallest male ever in the nation. He was born on 4th November 1983 and stayed in the village that is named as Tri Tunggal Jaya, which is on the island of Sumatra. His daily diet if you go for imagining that he eats around 7 to 8 pound of rice and 14 to 16 eggs daily. So looking at his amazing diet schedule you can make sure that he would be good in weight and height too. He started realising about his height according to him at the age of 10 when he was termed as the tallest boy in the school and in his entire village. He also tallest amongst the neighbouring villages and that people used to ask him to stand along with them so that they can take some pictures of them with him as he has a huge paramount height. According to his officially which was recorded is 7 feet and 11 inches that makes him to be amongst the 3rd largest or tallest living man on the planet.

02 Zhang Juncai – 7′ 11.3″

Zhang Juncai

China has a huge number of amazing people with amazing features. Our 2nd tallest man in the list is Zhang Juncai. He was born in 1983 and that he belongs to the amazing land of China. He is always been seen involved in the social activities that highlight him as a special guest on the TV shows along with some performances. He is a very genuine person along with a nice nature as he is friendly at his heart. He has also visited many hospitals where he still meets the sick giant woman Yao Defen, who is named under the tallest women on earth. He also met the fattest man in China whose name is Liang Yong who has been weighted around 200kgs. He likes walking down the streets of China sometimes along with Bao Xishun who is 7 feet 9 inches. According to him, his life revolves around his home and that they have to rule it. The latest and approximate measurement of his height is around 7 feet and 11.3 inches and that he is the second tallest man alive after Sultan Kosen.

01 Sultan Kosen – 8′ 3″

Sultan Kosen

Sultan Kosen is one of the top #1 tallest man who has still has an amazing height at the present age. He has received the title from the Guinness Book of World Records. He was born on 10th December 1982 and that he is basically from Turkey. He loves to play video games along with his friends. He feels that having a tallest height, he does all his works without a ladder and that makes him happy about his perspective of looking at life in a very different manner. He usually like to go for walking down the streets with his ticks as he is naturally a very friendly person as he loves a lot to communicate with different people on varied topics. He has a cute dream that is that he wants to get married and have some children. He loves attending various occasions and does a lot of charity he also attend some charity parties. His height that was recorded was 8feet and 3 inches because of which he is the number #1.

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