who is the tallest person in the world
The tallest man who ever lived was a man named Robert Wadlow. He grew to be eight feet and eleven inches, but died tragically due to illness. The tallest man currently living as of 2012 is named Sultan Kosen. He is measured at eight feet and one inch. You can find out more about the tallest person in the world by looking here: http://articles.nydailynews.com/2009-09-17/news/17930207_1_tallest-man-guinness-world-records-mardin.