Male Celebrities You Had No Idea Were So Tall

The list of celebrities who are really tall include Saint Christopher, Yao Ming, Matthew McGrory, André the Giant, Ralph Sampson. Famous personalities featured on this list, include actors, football players, american football players, basketball players and from other domains of life. This list of celebrities who are taller than 6 feet includes people from United States, England, Germany, Canada and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Sun Mingming

Sun Mingming
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: August 23, 1983
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 7'8" (234 cm)

 2 Jóhann K. Pétursson

Jóhann K. Pétursson
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 9, 1913
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Icelander
Died: November 26, 1984
Height: 7'8" (234 cm)

 3 Manute Bol

Manute Bol
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: October 16, 1962
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: Sudanese, American
Died: June 19, 2010
Height: 7'7" (231 cm)

 4 Samuel Deguara

Samuel Deguara
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: June 21, 1991
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: Italian, Maltese
Height: 7'7" (231 cm)

 5 Saint Christopher

Saint Christopher
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Patron Saint of Travellers
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Nationality: Ancient Roman
Died: 0251 AD
Height: 7'7" (231 cm)

 6 Yao Ming

Yao Ming
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: September 12, 1980
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: Chinese, American
Height: 7'6" (229 cm)

 7 Shawn Bradley

Shawn Bradley
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: March 22, 1972
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: German, American
Height: 7'6" (229 cm)
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 8 Matthew McGrory

Matthew McGrory
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 17, 1973
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Died: August 8, 2005
Height: 7'6" (229 cm)

 9 Sim Bhullar

Sim Bhullar
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: December 2, 1992
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Canadian
Height: 7'5" (226 cm)

 10 André the Giant

André the Giant
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Professional Wrestler
Birthdate: May 19, 1946
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: French
Died: January 27, 1993
Height: 7'4" (224 cm)

 11 Ralph Sampson

Ralph Sampson
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: July 7, 1960
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Height: 7'4" (224 cm)

 12 Rik Smits

Rik Smits
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: August 23, 1966
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 7'4" (224 cm)

 13 Priest Lauderdale

Priest Lauderdale
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: August 31, 1973
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: Bulgarian, American
Height: 7'4" (224 cm)

 14 Youssoupha Fall

Youssoupha Fall
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: January 12, 1995
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: French, Senegalese
Height: 7'4" (224 cm)

 15 Kristaps Porzingis

Kristaps Porzingis
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: August 2, 1995
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: Latvian
Height: 7'3" (221 cm)

 16 Gheorghe Mureșan

Gheorghe Mureșan
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: February 14, 1971
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Romanian
Height: 7'3" (221 cm)

 17 Žydrūnas Ilgauskas

Žydrūnas Ilgauskas
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: June 5, 1975
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: Lithuanian, American, Russian
Height: 7'3" (221 cm)

 18 Tibor Pleiß

Tibor Pleiß
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: November 2, 1989
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: German
Height: 7'3" (221 cm)

 19 Aleksandar Radojević

Aleksandar Radojević
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: August 8, 1976
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: Bosnian, Serbian
Height: 7'3" (221 cm)

 20 Gunther Behnke

Gunther Behnke
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: January 19, 1963
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: German
Height: 7'3" (221 cm)

 21 Jānis Krūmiņš

Jānis Krūmiņš
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: January 30, 1930
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Latvian
Died: November 20, 1994
Height: 7'3" (221 cm)

 22 Kevin Peter Hall

Kevin Peter Hall
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 9, 1955
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Died: April 10, 1991
Height: 7'3" (221 cm)

 23 Georgios Papagiannis

Georgios Papagiannis
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: July 3, 1997
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: Greek
Height: 7'3" (221 cm)

 24 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player, Basketball Coach
Birthdate: April 16, 1947
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American
Height: 7'2" (218 cm)

 25 Dikembe Mutombo

Dikembe Mutombo
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: June 25, 1966
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 7'2" (218 cm)

 26 Richard Kiel

Richard Kiel
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 13, 1939
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American
Died: September 10, 2014
Height: 7'2" (218 cm)

 27 Peter Mayhew

Peter Mayhew
Famous As: Actor, Film actor
Birthdate: May 19, 1944
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: British
Height: 7'2" (218 cm)

 28 Choi Hong-man

Choi Hong-man
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Mixed Martial Artist
Birthdate: October 30, 1980
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: South Korean
Height: 7'2" (218 cm)

 29 Roy Hibbert

Roy Hibbert
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: December 11, 1986
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Jamaican, American
Height: 7'2" (218 cm)

 30 Artis Gilmore

Artis Gilmore
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: September 21, 1949
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American
Height: 7'2" (218 cm)

 31 Giant Silva

Giant Silva
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player, Professional wrestler
Birthdate: July 21, 1963
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: Brazilian
Height: 7'2" (218 cm)

 32 Anžejs Pasečņiks

Anžejs Pasečņiks
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: December 20, 1995
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Latvian
Height: 7'2" (218 cm)

 33 Satnam Singh Bhamara

Satnam Singh Bhamara
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: December 10, 1995
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Indian
Height: 7'2" (218 cm)

 34 Hamed Haddadi

Hamed Haddadi
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: May 19, 1985
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 7'2" (218 cm)

 35 Frederic Weis

Frederic Weis
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: June 22, 1977
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: French
Height: 7'2" (218 cm)

 36 Ante Tomić

Ante Tomić
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: February 17, 1987
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Croatian
Height: 7'2" (218 cm)

 37 Alexis Ajinca

Alexis Ajinca
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: May 6, 1988
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: French
Height: 7'2" (218 cm)

 38 Stojko Vranković

Stojko Vranković
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: January 22, 1964
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Croatian
Height: 7'2" (218 cm)

 39 Jake Tsakalidis

Jake Tsakalidis
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: June 10, 1979
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: Georgian, Greek
Height: 7'2" (218 cm)

 40 Primož Brezec

Primož Brezec
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: October 2, 1979
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: Slovenian
Height: 7'2" (218 cm)

 41 Pétur Guðmundsson

Pétur Guðmundsson
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: October 30, 1958
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: Icelander
Height: 7'2" (218 cm)

 42 Eurelijus Žukauskas

Eurelijus Žukauskas
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: August 22, 1973
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: Lithuanian
Height: 7'2" (218 cm)

 43 Alexander Kühl

Alexander Kühl
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: January 7, 1973
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: German
Height: 7'2" (218 cm)

 44 Dietrich Keller

Dietrich Keller
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: October 18, 1943
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: German
Height: 7'2" (218 cm)

 45 Moustapha Fall

Moustapha Fall
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: February 23, 1992
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: French
Height: 7'2" (218 cm)

 46 Giorgi Shermadini

Giorgi Shermadini
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: April 2, 1989
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Georgian
Height: 7'1" (216 cm)

 47 Shaquille O’ Neal

Shaquille O’ Neal
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: March 6, 1972
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: American
Height: 7'1" (216 cm)

 48 Wilt Chamberlain

Wilt Chamberlain
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: August 21, 1936
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American
Died: October 12, 1999
Height: 7'1" (216 cm)

 49 The Great Khali

The Great Khali
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Professional Wrestler
Birthdate: August 27, 1972
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: Indian
Height: 7'1" (216 cm)

 50 Rudy Gobert

Rudy Gobert
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: June 26, 1992
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: French
Height: 7'1" (216 cm)