25 Tallest Women Who Ever Lived

Giants have always fascinated and perplexed people. Going all the way back to David and Goliath, stories of super tall men have lived in fables, myths, and legends.

Today, however, we know, based upon the NBA alone, tall people exist and come from all walks of life. For some reason, men get the spotlight more than women. Let’s redirect some of the attention. Here are the 25 Tallest Women Who Ever Lived.

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Brittney Griner

Brittney_Griner_accepting_Wade_Trophy_2Source: http://www.wnba.com

Playing for the Phoenix Mercury as a center, Brittney Griner is 6 ft, 8 in (203 cm) tall.


Rita Miniva Besa

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Formerly living in Zimbabwe but moved to the United States, Rita Miniva Besa is 6 ft, 8 in (203 cm) tall.


Lindsay Corine Taylor

Rocky_point_5-09_leahs_patio_lindcSource: http://old.seattletimes.com

Lindsay Corine Taylor is a long time professional basketball player, playing for several teams in the WNBA. She’s 6 ft, 8 in (203 cm) tall.


Gitika Srivastava

gitikasrivastavaSource: http://www.thetallestman.com

A former Indian professional basketball player, Gitika Srivastava measures at 6 ft, 11 in (210 cm) tall.


Caroline Welz

caroSource: https://www.tallwomen.org/

At 6 ft, 9 in (205 cm), Caroline Welz is one of the tallest women in Germany.

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