"Edouard was born a regular child of average size until, like all healthy children, his body started spurting growth hormones.The muscles and bone grew together, but did not know when to quit." From "The Anatomy of Edouard Beaupré"
Robert Pershing Wadlow – is the tallest person in history for whom there is irrefutable evidence. Wadlow is sometimes known as the Alton Giant or Giant of Illinois because he was born and grew up in Alton, Illinois.
The world's tallest man was 3 feet cm) tall as a toddler, could carry his father at age and stretched to a fantastic height of 8 feet 11 inches cm). In honor of his birthday, this is the incredible life of Robert Wadlow, whose hands.