Cliff Thompson

Become a member today to see the image(s) below in full resolution color. In addition, you'll gain access to detailed info on each performer and image in the collection.

Clifford Marshall Thompson (October 18, 1904 – October 15, 1955) was one of the world's tallest men and remains the tallest man to ever appear in a Hollywood film.

Although born in Rugby, North Dakota, as a child Thompson moved with his parents to Scandinavia, Wisconsin [citation needed] He claimed to be 8 feet, 7 inches and weigh 460 pounds, but his actual height was about 7 feet, 5 inches.