Who was the tallest man ever?

Robert Pershing Wadlow

Robert Wadlow compared to his father, Harold Franklin Wadlow (±1.82m)BornFebruary 22, 1918(1918-02-22)

Alton, Illinois,

United StatesDiedJuly 15, 1940 (aged 22)

Manistee, Michigan,

United StatesOther namesAlton Giant, Gentle GiantKnown forTallest verified human beingHeight8 ft 11.1 in (2.72 m)[1]Weight490 lb (220 kg)ParentsHarold Franklin Wadlow

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