Jack Earle

Jacob Rheuben Erlich (July 3, 1906 – July 18, 1952), professionally credited as Jack Earle, was an American silent film actor and sideshow performer. Due to acromegalic gigantism, Earle was one of the world’s tallest humans at the time of his death, he was 8’6.5” For 14 years, he traveled with Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, then became a salesman. He is referenced in Tom Waits’s song “Get Behind The Mule”.

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151 Tallest Men in the World

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Tallest Men in the World: You will find all kinds of people in this world. Some are tall, some are short, some are fat and some are thin. You will find the tallest and shortest person in the world. Some of these will be so long that you will come to their waist, while some…