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Sandy Allen

1955 - 2008

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Sandra Elaine Allen (June 18, 1955 – August 13, 2008) was an American woman recognized by the Guinness World Records as the tallest woman in the world. She was 7 feet 7 inches (231 cm) tall.Allen wrote a book, Cast a Giant Shadow. Although over the years other women have taken the title of the tallest woman, Allen held it for the last sixteen years of her life. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sandy Allen has received more than 1,011,443 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Sandy Allen is the 111th most popular celebrity, the 7,550th most popular biography from United States and the 42nd most popular American Celebrity.

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  • 15

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Among celebrities, Sandy Allen ranks 111 out of 181Before her are Henry Dreyfuss, Amparo Muñoz, Toma Caragiu, Anna Chapman, May-Louise Flodin, and Florenz Ziegfeld Jr.. After her are Oxana Fedorova, David A. Johnston, Catharina Lodders, Rina Mor, Laura Secord, and Deborah Shelton.

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Among people born in 1955, Sandy Allen ranks 301Before her are Huh Jung-moo, Moctar Ouane, Reinhold Mitterlehner, Anne Lacaton, Tibor Nyilasi, and Robert Kalina. After her are Toshio Suzuki, Philip Hammond, Udit Narayan, Bart D. Ehrman, Víctor Pecci, and Michael Steele. Among people deceased in 2008, Sandy Allen ranks 252Before her are Paulos Faraj Rahho, Giovanni Viola, Dingiri Banda Wijetunga, Marilyn Ferguson, Cecilia Colledge, and Eugenio Montejo. After her are Halszka Osmólska, Ernesto Corripio y Ahumada, Judah Folkman, Omar Caetano, Pauline Baynes, and Derog Gioura.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Sandy Allen ranks 7,550 out of 18,182Before her are Jesse Williams (1981), Lil Pump (2000), Guy Madison (1922), Peggy Wood (1892), Joseph P. Kerwin (1932), and Ben Harper (1969). After her are John W. Snow (1939), Samantha Mathis (1970), Tiffani Thiessen (1974), Elle Fanning (1998), Dell Curry (1964), and Tony Gilroy (1956).

Among CELEBRITIES In United States

Among celebrities born in United States, Sandy Allen ranks 42Before her are Genie (1957), Virginia Dare (1587), Carol Morris (1936), Miriam Stevenson (1933), Henry Dreyfuss (1904), and Florenz Ziegfeld Jr. (1867). After her are David A. Johnston (1949), Laura Secord (1775), Deborah Shelton (1948), Ashrita Furman (1954), Rob Kardashian (1987), and Omarosa Manigault Newman (1974).