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Sultan Kosen, World's Tallest Man, Gets Married

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    (Published Monday, Oct. 28, 2013)

    The world's tallest man is off the market.

    Sultan Kosen, who stands 8-foot-3, married Syrian Mervi Dibo Saturday in his native Turkey. Kosen called Dibo, who stands approximately 5-foot-9, "the love of my life."

    He has been recognized by the Guinness Book of World Records as the world's tallest man since 2009.

    Kosen is one of 10 known people in the world over 8-feet tall

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