Sultan Kösen facts for kids
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Kösen in 2009
|Born||10 December 1982
|Known for||Tallest living man
7th verified tallest person in history
|Height||2.51 m (8 ft 2 7⁄8 in)|
Merve Dibo (m. 2013)
Sultan Kösen (born 10 December 1982) holds the Guinness World Record for tallest living male at 251 centimetres (8 ft 2.82 in).
Born to a Kurd family in the southeastern Turkey city Mardin, he is the seventh tallest man in history.
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