One of them was Robert Pershing Wadlow who was also known as the Giant of Illinois. Robert Pershing Wadlow was the tallest man who ever lived.MessageToEagle.com - It is truly odd that so many people still refuse to accept the existence of giants when there is irrefutable proof people of very height statue were present in various part of the world.
|In time, Robert's size began to life difficult for him. He required leg braces to walk and had little feeling in his legs and feet. However, despite these difficulties, he never used a wheelchair.|
Life changed when Robert was nine. Due to Robert's rare and unwieldy stature, Robert Wadlow was sensationalized during the 1920's and 1930's.
Newsreel photographers and newspaper reporters came and documented him for the masses. Before long, he was known around the world.
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