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Top 10 tallest women in the world

Height plays an important role in enhancing the persona of an individual. No doubt, questions on good height always has mixed reviews. It’s people’s perspective. While some people are always desperate to increase their height in any way possible, there are many others who are happy with their short and cute height. Short or tall they all look charming. Here are the top 10 tallest women in the world!!

1. Heather Greene

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Heather Greene who is from Las Vegas has a height of 6 ft and 5.5 inches. She belongs to United States of America. She is smart and a confident woman. Heather says that she takes good care of her health and wants to keep her pride of being a tall lady of the town high all the time.

2. Rita Miniva Besa

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Rita is from Zimbabwe who is now residing in the United States of America. Her height is 6 ft, 8 inches. She is a basketball player in the US. Rita believes that her height is a blessing to her. She is extremely talented and hard working and well known basketball player in US.

3. Caroline Welz

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Caroline is the tallest woman in Germany and one of the tallest women in the world. She is only 23 years old but her personality gave her recognition all over the world. She has an height of 6 ft, 9 inches. Her height is an inspiration to many people in the country.

4. Malee Duangdee

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Malee Duangdee, a young and beautiful girl is the tallest woman in Thailand and second tallest woman in Asia with 6 ft 10 inch height. It is said that because of a tumor complication in her body she attained this much height. She has now recovered and is living a happy life.

5. Gitika Srivastava

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Guitikia Srivastava with a height of 6 ft and 11 inches is an Indian. She is a basketball player and is 6th tallest woman in the world. She is an inspiration to many. Her love for her family made her become a complete housewife but she is still remembered by her fans.

6. Uljana Semjonova

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Latvian Uljana Semjonova was a well known basketball player during 1970-80’s. She was also known as a basket ball player with the largest feet. She had been a fantastic player and was known for her amazing performance. She had about 7 ft height and was one of the most remarkable woman in the world.

7. Zainab Bibi

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While listing the names of the tallest women in the world, we can never forget Zainab Bibi. She belongs to Pakistan but currently is a resident of UK. She has stated that her family was annoyed with her personality and therefore she had to move to Britain. She is 7 ft and 2 inche high.

8. Malgorzata Dydek

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Malgorzata Dydek was born in USA. She became a famous basketball player during her young age. Born on 28th April 1974, she played for Colorado Xplosion in Poland. She was married to David Twigg. She has a height of 7 ft and 2 inches.

9. Sandy Allen

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Sandy Allen so far, is the one and only lady whose name is written in Guinness Book of World Records. She got this fame during 1976 to be one of the tallest women in the world. She had a height of 7 ft and 7.5 inches. She faced many health problems due to her height. She was bedridden and spent the last years of her life Indiana.

10. Yao Defen

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Yao Defen, born in Liuan in Shucheng, had a height of 7 ft and 8 inches. She is, no doubt, the tallest woman in the world. She got this height due to a medical disorder, weighing 200kg and having a feet 26(UK), 78(EU) large. She did not get a treatment for an illness when she was 15 since her family couldn’t afford it. She died at the age of 40 years, on November 13, 2012.