Top 20 Tallest women in the world

Height Range: 7 Feet – 7 feet 11 inches

11. Margo Dydek

Late gigantic Margo was a polish professional basketball player. She was born on 28 April 1974 but died on 27 May 2011 due to a heart attack. Margo Dydek was well known for her massive height of 7 ft 2 and this made her be the tallest professional female basketball player in the world when she was alive. She weighed 128kg.

12. Sun Fang

Chinese giant Sun Fang made it to our top 20 Tallest women in the world. She was born in 1987 and stands at a gigantic height of 7’3” (2.21 m). She’s the tallest living woman in the world.

Sun Fang

13. Yao Defen

Another Chinese giant was well known as the past tallest living woman in the world. She stands at a whopping 7 ft 8 inches (2.34 m), which no woman has been able to reach as long as history is concerned. Born on July 15, 1972, to poor farmers at Anhui province of Shucheng County, her rapid growth was much that at the age of 11 her height was already 6 ft 2 in, then at 15, she was 6 ft 9 in.  She died on November 13, 2012.

Yao Defen

14. Jane Bunford

From United Kingdom was a great giant born on 26 July 1895. At the time of her death on 1 April 1922, she measured 2.41 metres (7 ft 11 in). This height made her the tallest woman in her time and died due to the gigantism problem which she developed after she fractured her skull from a bicycle fall in 1906.

Jane Bunford