Tumor Made Him The Tallest Living Man In America. Now, Igor Vovkovinskiy Reminds Us About The Simple Things We Shouldn't Take For Granted
September 5, 2018
Igor Vovkovinskiy was named the tallest man in the United States by the Guinness World Records. He is 7 feet 8.33 inches tall, and he overtook the record from George Bell.
Igor originally comes from Ukraine, and he speaks Ukrainian, Russian, and English fluently. He moved to the US in 1989 at the age of seven to be treated at the Mayo Clinic. At that moment, he was 5 ft 4 in tall and weighed 110 pounds.