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Rank

Name Metric Imperial Nationality Lifespan
1 Robert Wadlow272cm

8"11.1

United States 1918-1940 (22)
2 John Rogan268cm8"9.5 United States 1868-1905 (37)
3 John Carroll263.5cm8"7.75 United States 1932-1969 (37)
4 Väinö Myllyrinne251.4cm8"3 Finland 1909-1963 (54)
5 Sultan Kösen251.4cm8"3 Turkey 1982-living (34)
6 Don Koehler 248.9cm8"2 United States 1925-1981 (54)
7 Bernard Coyne248.9cm8"2 United States 1897-1921 (23)
8 Vikas Uppal248.9cm8"2 India 1986-2007 (21)
9 Zeng Jinlian248.38"1.75 China 1964-1982 (17)
10 Patrick Cotter O'Brien246.3cm8"1 Ireland 1760-1806 (46)
11 Brahim Takioullah246.3cm8"1 Morocco 1982-living (35)
12 Morteza Mehrzad246.3cm8"1 Iran 1987-living (30)
13 Julius Koch246cm8"0.9cm Germany 1872-1902 (30)
14 Gabriel Monjane245.7cm8"0.6cm Mozambique 1944-1990 (46)
15 Suleiman Ali Nashnush245cm8"0.4cm Libya 1943-1991 (48)
16 Anton de Franchenpoint244cm8"0 Germany ?
17 Zhang Juncai242cm7"11.3 China 1966-living (51)
18 Suparwono242cm7"11.3 Indonesia 1985-2012 (26)
19 Felipe Birriel Fernández 241cm7"11 Puerto Rico 1916-1994 (77)
20 Sa'id Muhammed Ghazi240cm7"10.5 Egypt 1909-? (?)
21 Alexander Sizonenko239cm

7"10.1

Soviet Union 1959-2012 (53)
22 Feodor Machnow239cm7"10 Ukraine 1878-1912 (34)
23 Albert Johan Kramer237.5cm7"9.5 Netherlands 1897-1976 (78)
24 Frederick Kempster237cm7"9.3 United Kingdom 1889-1918 (29)
25 Yoshimitsu Matsuzaka237cm7"9.3 Japan 1936-1962 (26)

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