North Dakota Commissioner Might Be the World’s Tallest Politician
November 20, 2019 by Allison Bell
Jon Godfread, the North Dakota insurance commissioner, might the “world’s tallest male politician.”
Godfread announced Tuesday that Guinness World Records has certified him as having that status, based on measurements recorded in Bismarck, North Dakota, Oct. 4.
Guinness World Records states on its website that Godfread is 6 feet 10 inches tall, or 210.767 centimers tall.
Godfread, a Republican, has been North Dakota’s commissioner since 2016.