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10 facts tagged with Height Facts
Baby Genetic Inheritance
Fathers tend to determine the height of their child, and mothers their weight.
World's Tallest Dog
Zeus, a Great Dane, was crowned the world's tallest dog in 2012. Measuring a whopping 1.11 meters (3'8") from shoulder to foot, he stood at an amazing 2.2 meters (7'3") in height on his hind legs.
A study conducted by the University of Hawaii revealed that shorter men live longer lives.
Adam Rainer is the only person in recorded history ever to have been both a dwarf and a giant. At age 18 he measured 4 feet 8.3 inches. When he died at age 50 he measured 7 feet 8 inches.
The world's tallest snowman was created in Bethel, Maine in 2008. It measured in at 122 feet / 1 inch and weighed 13,000,000 lbs.
The world's shortest man measures only 21.5 inches.
The average woman uses her height in lipstick every 5 years.
Dutch, on average are the tallest people.