Sultan Kosen

Sultan Kosen, the tallest man on earth with an incredible height of 8 ft 2.82 in. We take a look at the daily life, struggles, and fame that the tallest man sees each new day.

Sultan Kösen (born 10 December 1982) is a Turkish[3] man who holds the Guinness World Record for tallest living male at 251 centimetres (8 ft 2.82 in).[2] His growth resulted from the condition acromegaly, caused by a tumour affecting his pituitary gland.[4] Due to his condition, he uses crutches in order to walk.[5]