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Video: Meet The World's Tallest Woman From Turkey

Rumeysa Gelgi, from Turkey, holds the record for being the world's tallest woman. She was re-measured this year after being crowned the world's tallest living female adolescent in 2014, at the age of 18. She was previously named the world's tallest living female teenager in 2013.

  2 months ago ago
Video: Meet The World's Tallest Woman From Turkey

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World's tallest woman

She used to be the tallest teenager of Turkey, now Rumeysa Gelgi is all grown up. Guinness World records has certified the 24 year old as the tallest woman in the world, measuring her at over 7 feet tall. Her enormous height is caused by Weaver syndrome, a rare condition that causes rapid growth and usually occurs before birth.

  2 months ago ago
World's tallest woman

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The world tallest living lady is a 24-year-old from Turkey

Source : CNN Rumeysa Gelgi has Weaver disorder, an uncommon condition that causes sped up development. (CNN)A 24-year-old Turkish lady who stands 215.16 centimeters (7 feet, 0.7 inches) tall has been affirmed as the world's tallest living lady by Guinness World Records.

  3 months ago ago
The world tallest living lady is a 24-year-old from Turkey

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Meet World's New Tallest Woman PHOTOS

Guinness World Records (GWR) has named Rumelysa Gelgi of Turkey as the world's tallest woman, standing at 7 feet, 0.7 inches tall. According to GWR, the 24-year-height old's is due to Weaver syndrome, an uncommon disease that promotes rapid growth as well as other symptoms like bone maturation.

  3 months ago ago
Meet World's New Tallest Woman PHOTOS