The tallest man in the world married
This might sound strange, but the tallest man in the world is on cloud nine after meeting the woman of his dreams. Height Sultan Kosen is 2, 52 meters, he abandoned the search for love, because women were afraid of its growth, until he met dibo Merwe. Yesterday, finally, there was a wedding. The wedding took place in Turkey.
Looking back on his long search for love, the man said: "I wish I had not found a girl as high as I did. But with my bride I found a man for himself. " His dream came true, and now he is looking for himself a car. Kosen was the tallest man in the world in 2009 and reached almost celebrity status, so the wedding the couple had many notable persons.
Among the guests could meet politicians, including the President of Turkey Abdullah Gul and Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, as well as religious leaders and big businessmen. Kosen was also in the Guinness Book of Records as the man with large hands - 27, 5 cm and big feet - 36, 5 cm in length.
The man suffers from a rare disorder called pituitary gigantism, with the result that his body produces growth hormone. Doctors believe that his condition was caused by a tumor on the pituitary gland, which was removed in 2008.
Up to ten years Kosen lagged behind in growth, but when there was a tumor, its growth began to increase rapidly, and only stopped last year. During a visit to the UK last year, he was teased all the children, it was difficult, but he is still proud of the fact that such a high.