Born on December 10, 1982, at the age of 29, Sultan Kösen is the tallest living man with the height of 8 ft 3 in. He also holds this title with the Guinness World Record. He lives in Mardin, Turkey with his parents, a sister and three brothers, all of normal height. He was not able to finish school because of his extraordinary size, so he works as a part-time farmer. He enjoys running errand with his mom as a tall guy; he likes changing the light bulbs and hanging the curtains.