Tallest Man in the World... (Aiyoyo..)
Xi Shun (China, b. 1951), measured 7 ft 8.95 in (2 m 36.1 cm) as a result of six measurements taken on January 15, 2005, at Chifeng City Hospital, Inner Mongolia, China.
Xi was normal height until age 16 when his height took off.
Doctors who examined him in 2005 discovered no evidence of gigantism or acromegaly.