How tall is Sultan Kosen?
Sultan Kösen, born on December 10, 1982, is a Turkish Kurd, holding the highest-lived male Guinness World Record of 251 cm (8 ft 2,82 in.). His growth was caused by acromegaly due to a tumor which affected his hypophysis.Kösen was not able to finish his studies because of his high level of education so he was working as a farmer part-time instead. He describes the advantages of having great distance and helping his family to do housekeeping tasks like turning light bulbs and hanging curtains.
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