The Guinness book of world record has chosen the extremely tall women for the viewers. Let us took a glance review at all of these tallest women of the world with their brief biographical sketch. Here are top 10 tallest women in the world in 2013 with the stats of their height and place of birth.
1. Yao Defen (7ft 8in – 233 cm)
Weight: 200 kg (440 lbs)
Foot Size: 26 (UK) / 78 (EU)
Yao Defen belongs to the China and she is the tallest women of the world ever seen by anyone. At the moment, she has a height of 7 feet and 8 inches matching to the figure of 233 cm. she has a medical disorder in her pituitary gland, due to which she is abnormally tall. She has raised the name of her country with her prominent trait.
2. Sandy Allen (7ft 7 ¼ in. – 232 cm)
Sandy Allen remained as the tallest woman of the world since 2008. She proclaimed herself to be the tallest woman in 1976 and get her name entered in the Guinness Book of world record. But she died in 2008 and her title lost away with her death. Yet her name is still alive due to her outstanding character. She was 7 feet and 7.5 inch tall. She is the second tallest woman in the world by 2013.
3. Malgorzata Dydek (7ft 2in – 218 cm)
Malgorzata (aka Margo) Dydek, She is a basketball player the United States, She has height 7’2 “(218 cm). Since, to be long enough is a great plus in basketball. In this way, she was a great benefit for her team mates because she placed herself in the front line of defense during the match.
4. Zainab Bibi (7ft 2in – 218 cm)
Zainab Bibi is Pakistani tallest girl and she was subjected to severe negative censure when she was living in Pakistani Village. Along with this feature, she was also very poor women who cooked food for the village kids. She migrated to the Britain and kept herself safe and sound. She had 7 feet and 2 inches in her height measurement.
5. Uljana Semjonova (7ft – 213 cm)
Latvian Uljana Semjonova once led the world women’s basketball player in 1970 and 1980. Uljana was another rising female star among the top tallest women of the world. She was a Latvians female basketball player for her team in the early seventies and eighties. She had 2 inches less height as compared to Zainab Bibi of Pakistan. She was also very advantageous for her basketball team.
6. Gitika Srivastava (6ft 11in – 211 cm)
Guitikia Srivastava was the world’s tallest woman. She belong to the India and possessed a height of 6 feet and 11 inches. Formerly, she was a player of the basketball team and thus render gigantic winnings for her basketball team. Her height plays an important role in the game.
7. Malee Duangdee (6ft 10in – 208 cm)
Malee was the tallest girl of Thailand and chosen to be the second tallest woman of Asia after Yao Defen. Similar to Yao of China, she also had a tumor defect which produced gigantism in her body and in the result she attained a height of 6 feet and 10 inches. As her father was a poor laborer, he was not able to manage her treatment.
8. Caroline Welz (6ft 9in – 206 cm)
Caroline Welz is the tallest woman in Germany, She was 20 years old, and measured to be 6 feet and 9 inches corresponding to 206 cm. Caroline is tallest woman as well as a inspiring model of Germany. Not only she is the tallest in her country of origin but also carry a pretty face and long hairs that makes her more attractive for the modeling and cat walk.
9. Rita Miniva Besa (6ft 8in -203 cm)
Rita has also managed herself to put in the list of tall women. She belonged to Zimbabwe and living in the United States of America at the present moment. Just like other, she was also chosen in the basketball sports team of USA. She was 6 feet and 8 cm long. Her height makes her 9th tallest woman in the world.
10. Heather Greene (6ft 5 ½ in – 196 cm)
At last, the list of the world’s tallest women comes to an end with the name of Greene of Las Vegas. She is 196 cm long comprise of 6 feet and 5.5 inches. She looks pretty cute and good-looking due to her slim and smart body structures. People of the USA admire her tall character and respect that lady.