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Meet The 12 Tallest Women Ever Live



One of the conventional images of being beautiful is having an ideal height or let just say, tall. Tall people are considered as being gifted and blessed. While some other people dream of being tall, others are already contented and happy being short. Individuals with extraordinary height have gained instant fame and popularity in the field of sports, in the modeling industry and in their own little ways.

Traditionally, women don't grow up as much as men. There's a lot of benefits of being tall such as reaching something without using any tool or chair. If you think that only men could have this extraordinary height, we have a list of tallest women ever live on earth below.


12. Heather Greene 


Heather Greene hailed from Las Vegas is "only" 6' 5½" (196 cm).

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11. Rita Miniva Besa (6ft 8in -203 cm)


Rita Miniva Besa is 6' 8" (203 cm)

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10. Caroline Welz (6ft 9in - 206 cm)


Caroline Welz, Germany's tallest girl, is 20 years old and 6' 9" (206 cm) tall.


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9. Malee Duangdee (6ft 10in - 208 cm)


Thailand's tallest woman, Malee Duangdee is 6' 10" (208cm).

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8. Gitika Srivastava (6ft 11in - 211 cm)


Gitika Srivastava, a former basketball player from India is 6' 11" (211 cm).

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7. Uljana Semjonova (7ft - 213 cm)


Latvian Uljana Semjonova was the leading women's basketball player in the world in the 1970s and 1980s with the height of 7'0" (213 cm).

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6. Zainab Bibi (7ft 2in - 218 cm)


Zainab Bibi, 7' 2" (218 cm) as well, was recently allowed to stay permanently in Britain because she claims her height has made her a target at home, Pakistan.


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5. Malgorzata Dydek (7ft 2in - 218 cm)


Malgorzata (aka Margo) Dydek, a basketball player in the US, is 7'2" (218 cm).

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4. Sandy Allen (7ft 7¼in - 232 cm)


Sandy Allen appeared in the Guinness Book of World Records from 1976 until 2008. She died as the tallest woman in the world. She was 7' 7¼ " (232 cm) in height.

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3. Yao Defen ( 7ft 8in - 233 cm)


Yao Defen claims to be the tallest woman in the world, with 7' 8" (233 cm). She weighs 200 kg (440 lbs) and has size 26 (UK) / 78 (EU) feet. Her gigantism is due to a tumor in her pituitary gland.

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2. Sun Fang


Sun is currently the tallest woman in China, standing at 7 feet-3 inches.

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1. Zeng Jinlian (8 Feet, 1 3/4 Inches)


Zeng Jinlian is the tallest women to ever walk this Earth. The Chinese girl stood 8 feet, 1 and three-quarter inches. Sadly, she suffered from severe spine issues,  couldn’t stand up straight and died in 1982 at the age of 17.


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