Celebrities You Had No Idea Were So Tall

The list of celebrities who are really tall include Braun Strowman, Saint Christopher, Matthew McGrory, Yao Ming, André the Giant. Famous personalities featured on this list, include actors, basketball players, american football players, football 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 Braun Strowman

Braun Strowman
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Professional Wrestler
Birthdate: September 6, 1983
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Sherrills Ford, North Carolina, United States
Height: 9'3" (282 cm)

 2 Suleiman Ali Nashnush

Suleiman Ali Nashnush
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player, Actor
Birthdate: 1943 AD
Birthplace: Tripoli, Libya
Died: February 25, 1991
Height: 8'0" (244 cm)

 3 Alexander Sizonenko

Alexander Sizonenko
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: July 20, 1959
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Zaporizhzhia, Ukraine
Died: January 5, 2012
Height: 7'11" (241 cm)

 4 Anna Haining Bates

Anna Haining Bates
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Circus performer
Birthdate: August 6, 1846
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New Annan, Canada
Died: August 5, 1888
Height: 7'11" (241 cm)

 5 Ri Myung-hun

Ri Myung-hun
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: September 14, 1967
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: North Korea
Height: 7'9" (236 cm)

 6 Igor Vovkovinskiy

Igor Vovkovinskiy
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Famous As: First person to be declared the tallest man in two different countries
Birthdate: September 18, 1982
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bar, Ukraine
Died: August 20, 2021
Height: 7'9" (236 cm)

 7 Robert Bobroczky

Robert Bobroczky
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: July 17, 2000
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Arad, Romania
Height: 7'8" (234 cm)
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 8 Sun Mingming

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

 9 Yao Defen

Yao Defen
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Birthdate: July 15, 1972
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Shucheng County
Died: November 13, 2012
Height: 7'8" (234 cm)

 10 Jóhann K. Pétursson

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

 11 Manute Bol

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

 12 Kenny George

Kenny George
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: 1986 AD
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Height: 7'7" (231 cm)

 13 Samuel Deguara

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

 14 Saint Christopher

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

 15 Yao Ming

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

 16 Matthew McGrory

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

 17 Shawn Bradley

Shawn Bradley
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: March 22, 1972
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Landstuhl, West Germany
Height: 7'6" (229 cm)

 18 Tacko Fall

Tacko Fall
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: December 10, 1995
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Dakar, Senegal
Height: 7'5" (226 cm)

 19 Sim Bhullar

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

 20 Pavel Podkolzin

Pavel Podkolzin
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: January 15, 1985
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Novosibirsk, Russia
Height: 7'5" (226 cm)

 21 Chuck Nevitt

Chuck Nevitt
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: June 13, 1959
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Cortez, Colorado, United States
Height: 7'5" (226 cm)

 22 André the Giant

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

 23 Boban Marjanović

Boban Marjanović
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: August 15, 1988
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Boljevac, Serbia
Height: 7'4" (224 cm)

 24 Mark Eaton

Mark Eaton
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: January 24, 1957
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Inglewood, California, United States
Died: May 28, 2021
Height: 7'4" (224 cm)

 25 Ralph Sampson

Ralph Sampson
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: July 7, 1960
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Harrisonburg, Virginia, United States
Height: 7'4" (224 cm)

 26 Rik Smits

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

 27 Priest Lauderdale

Priest Lauderdale
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: August 31, 1973
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Height: 7'4" (224 cm)

 28 Youssoupha Fall

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

 29 Kristian Wåhlin

Kristian Wåhlin
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Musician, Graphic designer
Birthdate: December 4, 1971
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Gothenburg, Sweden
Height: 7'4" (224 cm)

 30 Kristaps Porzingis

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

 31 Gheorghe Mureșan

Gheorghe Mureșan
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: February 14, 1971
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Tritenii de Jos, Romania
Height: 7'3" (221 cm)

 32 Žydrūnas Ilgauskas

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

 33 Matt Haarms

Matt Haarms
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: April 22, 1997
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Height: 7'3" (221 cm)

 34 Tibor Pleiß

Tibor Pleiß
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: November 2, 1989
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bergisch Gladbach, West Germany
Height: 7'3" (221 cm)

 35 Peter John Ramos

Peter John Ramos
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: May 23, 1985
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Fajardo, Puerto Rico
Height: 7'3" (221 cm)

 36 Keith Closs

Keith Closs
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: April 3, 1976
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Height: 7'3" (221 cm)

 37 Vladimir Tkachenko

Vladimir Tkachenko
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: September 20, 1957
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Sochi, Russia
Height: 7'3" (221 cm)

 38 Aleksandar Radojević

Aleksandar Radojević
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: August 8, 1976
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Herceg Novi, Montenegro
Height: 7'3" (221 cm)

 39 Gunther Behnke

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

 40 Omos

Omos
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Professional wrestler and former college basketball player.
Birthdate: May 16, 1994
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Lagos, Lagos State, Nigeria
Height: 7'3" (221 cm)

 41 Hasheem Thabeet

Hasheem Thabeet
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: February 16, 1987
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Height: 7'3" (221 cm)

 42 Edy Tavares

Edy Tavares
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player who was a second-round pick of the Atlanta Hawks in 2014
Birthdate: March 22, 1992
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Maio, Cape Verde
Height: 7'3" (221 cm)

 43 Christ Koumadje

Christ Koumadje
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Centers
Birthdate: July 7, 1996
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: N'Djamena, Chad
Height: 7'3" (221 cm)

 44 Jānis Krūmiņš

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

 45 Kevin Peter Hall

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

 46 Georgios Papagiannis

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

 47 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player, Basketball Coach
Birthdate: April 16, 1947
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Height: 7'2" (218 cm)

 48 Richard Kiel

Richard Kiel
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 13, 1939
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: September 10, 2014
Height: 7'2" (218 cm)

 49 Bol Bol

Bol Bol
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: November 16, 1999
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Khartoum, Sudan
Height: 7'2" (218 cm)

 50 Dikembe Mutombo

Dikembe Mutombo
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: June 25, 1966
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Height: 7'2" (218 cm)