How tall is Hulk Hogan ?

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Hulk Hogan's height is 6ft 3in (191 cm)

Peak height was 6ft 6in (198 cm)
American Wrestler and actor. In Feb 2005 Allure he said: "I used to be 6ft 7, but after knee, neck and back surgeries I'm now about 6ft 4". In 2011 he repeated in an interview he was 6ft 7 barefoot but lost height and was 6ft 4, but now after multiple back surgeries believes he is 6ft 5 again.
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James B says on 20/Sep/14
In hogans wcw run he didn't look over 6ft4 to me.
dicksock says on 20/Sep/14
er4smiths says on 19/Sep/14
@Gigantism @Bill C

This is me with a guy who is 5'9 and a lady who is 5'9.5" - how tall do you all think I am?

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It's hard to tell from that picture because you are closer to the camera. But, your posture is garbage. If I had to guess, I'd say you are around 6" taller. So I guess 6'3". You could possibly be as low as 6'2" though. Do you know their heights for a fact? Have you measured them or is it just a guess?
jimbo says on 19/Sep/14
What is so difficult about believing that Hulk has shrunk. How many of you out there have had neck and back surgeries or fusions. His age is the same as mine. Even though i hydrate like crazy i am steadily shrinking. As we age we lose our ability to stay hydrated. Our discs are 80% water when we are younger.Over the age of sixty between 50-60%. I was 6'4" in college. I am a world ranked javelin thrower and I am 12% body fat. I have taken good care of my body. I now stand 6'2". Why should it matter. I met Hogan at an event about 25 years ago. He was at least 2 inches taller than me. He will forever be Hulk no matter how much he shrinks as he ages. Give it a rest.
Giantism says on 19/Sep/14
Er4smiths I would put you around 6'3", not much less than that. I won't put up the picture yet but my son also posed with Hogan that day and he is 5 feet even. He barely came up to the top of the letter stating on Hogans shirt. There was another 16-18 inches easily to the top of Hogans head. 6'4" is the minimum for him, more closer to 6'5" if anything. When Hogan was taller than the Rock this year the clan on here immediately went on a mission to convince everyone that Dwayne is only 6'2" which is ridiculous. His photo with Conan proved beyond any doubt that he is still 6'4", so Hogan has to be over 6'4" by a good amount.
RP says on 19/Sep/14
Er4smiths = 6'1.5" ???
er4smiths says on 19/Sep/14
@Gigantism @Bill C

This is me with a guy who is 5'9 and a lady who is 5'9.5" - how tall do you all think I am?

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RP says on 18/Sep/14
Hulk ' upper body looks big & thick like a 285 lbs man....however, his lower body is pitiful & frail now. His legs look like the belong on a 200 lbs man. His lower body breaks my heart...cause you can tell he's in constant pain from the lower back down to his ankles.
Giantism says on 18/Sep/14
RP, I am 205 lbs. Hogan has at least 90-100 lbs on me easily. If you see him like I did you would quickly realize he us right around 300 lbs. Also, your right he appears 6'3" or a bit taller while he is leaning with his knees bent so much which proves he is almost 6'5" easily. Rob, can we expect an upgrade soon? He also was a lot taller in the eighties when I saw him up close.
JT says on 17/Sep/14
Click Here Rick Fox was NBA-listed at 6'7" but is no taller than 6'6". Standing straight he'd probably have Hogan by around 3 inches.
James B says on 16/Sep/14
Same size or even slightly edges out cesaro
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=knayuj_qroE
dicksock says on 16/Sep/14
Giantism says on 15/Sep/14
Here are 4 pictures of Hogan from the comic con.

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Hogan looks around 6"-7" taller than you. If you're 5'9", that would make him 6'3"-6'4".
RP says on 16/Sep/14
Gigantism , could you also confirm Jimmy Hart 's height? I see that he was also there? You being 5'9" should be able to pin point Jimmy's exact height. I've said that Jimmy 's peak height was 5'9.5" & his current height is 5'9"?? Tho many on this page try to claim he's only 5'8"...which IMO is hogwash!
RP says on 16/Sep/14
Gigantism, great photos. Maybe the best ever of Hulk Hogan. Because the finally show him from all angles and show how I've been saying for years that he never stands completely straight anymore longer than maybe 10 seconds at a time. His Knees are constantly bent costing him at least at least 1"-1.5"!! And he is also always slouching in leaning on the hip that got replaced. Which is costing him another. 0.5" easy. So, Hulk's posture these days does cost him 2" easy. That's why you hear about all of these stupid 6'2" claims. So, we really could label Hulk as standing height 6'3" & stretched out erect height as 6'4.5" plus??? However, if he can only stand & present that height once or twice a day & 10 seconds at a time...and the other 99.5% of the time during the day he's standing 6'3" to 6'3.5". ??? Does this still classify him as a 6'3" to 6'3.5" y'all man? And he's nowhere near 300 lbs! 263 to 268 is what I see in those pics.
Giantism says on 16/Sep/14
So to clarify, he was 6'3" or more barefoot as we say with his legs bent, that means he is easily 6'4.5 or more if he stands tall. As for his weight, 260lbs is way too low, he said he weighs 300+ right now and believe me he is massive and looks every bit 300 plus.
Bill C says on 15/Sep/14
No doubt Hogan is 6'4". He just posted this on Twitter today. Hogan and David Hasselhoff. They are the exact same height. Hogan being 6'2" is just laughable. Click Here
RP says on 15/Sep/14
Gigantism...could Hulk be 6'3.5" ??? I've been told be a very reliable source who works in the business that Terry is 6'3.5" barefoot now. And about 260-265 lbs?? Is this what you saw? Also...What is your barefoot height? Before you post the pics, BrothA! ;-)
Giantism says on 15/Sep/14
Here are 4 pictures of Hogan from the comic con. Firstly, take note of how bent his knees are in the two pictures of his legs,he stood this way the entire time people posed with him regardless of how tall they were. As for myself, i stand 5'9" and his runners gave him no advantage over my addidas runners. His head also is huge as you can see, my head is a large size for helmets or hats so his has to be over 10" tall. Straighten his legs out and i will only come up to his mouth at best, he is 6'3" in this picture with his legs bent lowering him by 2 inches.
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Giantism says on 15/Sep/14
Editor Rob, can you please give me an idea of how to post a picture here directly from my own device?
Thank you, and Hogan was shorter than he was 25 years ago when I last saw him up close by a good amount, but easily over 6'4" if he cared to stand up .
[Editor Rob: can you use a site like http://www.imgur.com which will upload and give you a link to your image, which you can then copy/n/paste into a comment on here.]
Giantism says on 15/Sep/14
I also was at the comic con in Montreal, you are blatant liars to say he is 6'2". I will post pictures soon but he was at least 6'4", he stood with horrible posture and his knees were bent a lot the entire to time he stood to take pictures. He also still has 21 inch arms at least, and is massive in his upper body. 30 lbs easily, he dwarfed men of the same height range who would weight 230-230lbs.
Frank1744 says on 14/Sep/14
@kyuss,absolutly right on it,just met him at the Montreal-commiccon and im a legit 6'4" and he stood right in front me and i say 6'2" maybe 1/4"....
Carl B. says on 13/Sep/14
I just met Hulk Hogan at ComicCon today here in Montreal and I have to admit that I was a bit shocked about his height. I'm exactly 186cm (6'1.25") and Hogan was 2 inches (5cm) taller than me so 191cm (6'3") is SPOT ON. Believe it or not it is the absolute truth!!!
Bill C says on 13/Sep/14
Hogan with GSP. Hogan looks a strong 6'4" next to 5'10"-5'11" GSP. GSP recently took a pic with Arnold and was really close to the same height as him. I'm guessing he's very close to 5'11". I met GSP a couple years ago and he seemed close to 6'0". Click Here
kyuss says on 13/Sep/14
Hes 6-2" today or a tiny bit over,tiny! No way was 6-7" peak. Always had cowboy boots on in hey days. 6-5" peak height barefoot.
James B says on 13/Sep/14
Joe isn't a full 6'5 he's more like 6'4.75 in the afternoon and 6'4.5 before bed.
dicksock says on 13/Sep/14
I don't know, The Rock's height is hard to pinpoint, but I think he is 6'3-6'4". Here he is next to ~6'2" Lesnar over a decade ago:
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He looked about 2" taller and they're both in ring gear.
ab says on 12/Sep/14
if hulk hogan is 6'3 why does he look 3 inches shorter then 6'5 joe manganiello?
Ali Baba says on 12/Sep/14
Giantism says on 10/Sep/14
There is one very glaruing omission in this new picture of Hogan and ferrigno. We cannot see either mans footwear!! Also, there are a couple of other pictures from different angles and level that suddenly make Hogan look 2 inches taller. Hogan has shown in every appearance with celebrities of known height this last year that he is well over 6'4", I would say that Lou must be getting a 1" boost over Hogan with whatever shoes he is wearing there. I will be meeting the man himself at comic con this week and will get a picture with him to prove he is 6'5" or barely under!
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Hogan has a penchant for wearing boots with any outfit regardless of how ridiculous it looks. Although lately I would guess that he doesn't wear them as much because he would rather be comfortable than taller. Lou on the other hand pretty much exclusively wears New Balance brand running ste shoes. So if I had to guess either their foot wear is close to equal. If anyone were to have a foot wear advantage I would bet it's Hogan.

And I can't wait to see the convention pic. Before hand how tall are you?
RP says on 12/Sep/14
Gigantism! ( Barefoot ) Dwayne "the Rock" Johnson is NOT 6'4"!!! Never was!!! Peak Rock was 6'3.25", and current 42 year old Rock is 6'2.75"....period!!!
Giantism says on 12/Sep/14
Thanks RP and i will post a picture soon, I know that most everyone on here is convinced somehow that he was/is shorter than 6'7" and 6'4-5" now, but I know he was over 6'7" barefoot simply by the fact i stood right next to him as well as Andre the Giant and others. Coming soon! Can't wait to see Terry again tomorrow.
Giantism says on 11/Sep/14
Danimal says on 11/Sep/14
I know many are pushing for Hogan to be close to 6'4" today, but the reality is, Hogan is at the very most 6'3" today. He barely edged out sub-6'3" The Rock and that was almost 13 years ago, when Hogan had yet to have a single hip surgery (yet was noticeable shorter than he had been only 2 years before in the WCW).
Danimal, the Rock is 6'4" and the only good picture of him standing tall showing equal footwear and level flooring is the one with the 6'4" plus Conan O'Brein.
James B says on 11/Sep/14
Danimal says on 11/Sep/14
I know many are pushing for Hogan to be close to 6'4" today, but the reality is, Hogan is at the very most 6'3" today. He barely edged out sub-6'3" The Rock and that was almost 13 years ago, when Hogan had yet to have a single hip surgery (yet was noticeable shorter than he had been only 2 years before in the WCW).


Danimal I did think hogan looked 6'3 tops next to 6'2 brock lesner recently but I think brock was on tip toes slightly.
James B says on 11/Sep/14
Hulk didn't look 6'3.5 in the staredown he had with brock lesner recently
Danimal says on 11/Sep/14
I know many are pushing for Hogan to be close to 6'4" today, but the reality is, Hogan is at the very most 6'3" today. He barely edged out sub-6'3" The Rock and that was almost 13 years ago, when Hogan had yet to have a single hip surgery (yet was noticeable shorter than he had been only 2 years before in the WCW).
Danimal says on 11/Sep/14
JT says on 3/Sep/14
Danimal says on 2/Sep/14
A PRE-height loss Hogan with 6'2" Brutus Beefcake (Ed Leslie) and a legit 7'5" Canadian actor/wrestler Garry Robbins:

Click Here Hogan's in b-ball shoes with Shaq and cowboy boots with Big Show. He's probably in cowboy boots with Robbins given the leather pants.

That is just your assumption JT.
RP says on 11/Sep/14
Gigantism , can't wait to see you pics. Despite Hulk 's pic here with Lou looking 6'3" maybe 6'3.25" I totally agree with Dicksock that Hogan is 6'3.5" & his physical prime (peak) height was 6'5.5" to 6'5.75"?? I'd love to see the additional pics of this meeting with Lou that has Hulk looking almost 2" taller? Especially if we can see footwear in the pics. Look forward to seeing you comic con pics with Hogan in the next couple of weeks. Lou should be there as well. Before you post them, can you go ahead & tell us your current barefoot height? Thanks. Gigantism, I really believe that you'll find out 1st hand that current Hulk Hogan is 6'3.5" barefoot. He'll most likely be wearing those 1.3" soled Nikes he's been wearing on RAW the past 6 months.
James B says on 11/Sep/14
Hulk and lou both look 6'0.5 compared to Ali Baba....................,,
dicksock says on 10/Sep/14
RP says on 10/Sep/14
No way is there an inch difference ...not even an 0.5"...if anything 0.25"?

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Well, Rob has both these guys listed at 6'3". I personally think Hogan is more like 6'3.5" though. Lou is probably 6'3" with perfect posture and was 6'4" in his prime.
Giantism says on 10/Sep/14
There is one very glaruing omission in this new picture of Hogan and ferrigno. We cannot see either mans footwear!! Also, there are a couple of other pictures from different angles and level that suddenly make Hogan look 2 inches taller. Hogan has shown in every appearance with celebrities of known height this last year that he is well over 6'4", I would say that Lou must be getting a 1" boost over Hogan with whatever shoes he is wearing there. I will be meeting the man himself at comic con this week and will get a picture with him to prove he is 6'5" or barely under!
RP says on 10/Sep/14
No way is there an inch difference ...not even an 0.5"...if anything 0.25"?
[Editor Rob: they appear pretty near, hulk's eyelevel might be a fraction higher, but he's got his arm up over ferrigno, maybe he has a fraction better posture.]
denali says on 9/Sep/14
hulk looks 6-4 with lou , looks like about an inch between the two.if lou is 6-3.
RP says on 9/Sep/14
Hulk & Lou look the exact same size there! Height & weight wise. Both look 6'3" & about 255-260 lbs
JT says on 8/Sep/14
There is a small camera tilt in Ferrigno’s favor which is corrected here. Click Here Hogan should edge him out assuming comparable footwear. Hogan’s head also looks about the same length as Lou’s so he’s not getting that extra half inch or more in height that some hope he would.
BorkLaser says on 8/Sep/14
From those pics, Lou looks 1.88m and Hulk looks 1.89m
miko says on 8/Sep/14
Hogan looking over 6'3 with Ferrigno.

Hulk still appears to clear 6'3 in good posture as of late.
Giantism says on 6/Sep/14
Ed Leslie was minimum 6'3" tall, and the Canadian giant Garry Robbins was a legit 7'5" and was measured by guiness barefoot to confirm it in Niagra Falls Ontario! Hogan was also over 6'7" and this photo proves not only that but that Andre was way over 7' tall.
Duhon says on 6/Sep/14
New Hogan and Ferigno Click Here
dicksock says on 3/Sep/14
Danimal says on 2/Sep/14
A PRE-height loss Hogan with 6'2" Brutus Beefcake (Ed Leslie) and a legit 7'5" Canadian actor/wrestler Garry Robbins:

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It looks like how he stacked up next to Andre.
JT says on 3/Sep/14
Danimal says on 2/Sep/14
A PRE-height loss Hogan with 6'2" Brutus Beefcake (Ed Leslie) and a legit 7'5" Canadian actor/wrestler Garry Robbins:

Click Here Hogan's in b-ball shoes with Shaq and cowboy boots with Big Show. He's probably in cowboy boots with Robbins given the leather pants.
RP says on 2/Sep/14
Gary Robbins true height is 7'2"
Danimal says on 2/Sep/14
A PRE-height loss Hogan with 6'2" Brutus Beefcake (Ed Leslie) and a legit 7'5" Canadian actor/wrestler Garry Robbins:

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James B says on 1/Sep/14
Hogan looks 190cm compared to joe
dicksock says on 30/Aug/14
Kostas says on 29/Aug/14
@dickshock Yes keep dreaming. He looks 2-2.5' inches shorter having more footwear. The most i can give him is 6'2.5".

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That's because you're an idiot. You think Joe made Hogan look small? That is laughable. Hogan had a slight footwear advantage, but still looked close to 6'4" with Joe. Hogan was thicker and more muscular than Joe as well.
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RP says on 29/Aug/14
Good pic! Hogan has an easy 5" on HBK.

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There is no way there is only 5" between them in that pic. The top of Shawn's head is right around the bottom of Hogan's nose. The difference is closer to 7" than 5". But, that is just one picture.
6'2" says on 30/Aug/14
he was always billed 6'8" in wwf early days not 6'7" that was way later. 6'6-7" prime for hulkster everything above seems true to what hes saying.
RP says on 29/Aug/14
Good pic! Hogan has an easy 5" on HBK. HBK looks to be 0.5" to 0.75" taller than Flair. That night Hogan had on 1.3" sneakers, HBK had on 1.75" boots & Flair had on 1" dress shoes. Which would make HBK & Flair both 5'10.5" barefoot & Hogan 6'3.5" to 6'3.75" barefoot.
Kostas says on 29/Aug/14
@dickshock Yes keep dreaming. He looks 2-2.5' inches shorter having more footwear. The most i can give him is 6'2.5".
dicksock says on 29/Aug/14
Logic says on 28/Aug/14
Here is a backstage photo of Hogan standing with HBK and Flair.

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He looks about 6.5" taller than HBK and Flair. I doubt Shawn and Flair are actually the same height like they are in that picture. Hogan is easily looking like a solid 6'4" next to Shawn and Flair though. Based on most of the evidence, I think an upgrade to 6'4" is in order.

Rob, I'd take a look at this recent pic of Hogan/Shawn/Flair. It is highly unlikely that he is only 6'3". Hogan's most current claim is that he is 6'4"-6'4.5". I believe he is about 6'4".
Clay says on 28/Aug/14
miko says on 26/Aug/14
6'1 Lesnar would throw off every height in the WWE, UFC and other stuff...

Totally.
Logic says on 28/Aug/14
Here is a backstage photo of Hogan standing with HBK and Flair.

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Giantism says on 27/Aug/14
I do not have a link to the picture yet, but Hogan posed for a picture backstage in Raw thus week with Flair and HBK who was wearing cowboy boots and Hogan had him by a half a foot minimum!! Hogan is clearly 6'5" minimum today.
dicksock says on 27/Aug/14
Kostas says on 27/Aug/14
He looked like a shrimp next to Joe Manganiello, having footwear advantage. I think that he must be closer to 6'2" these days.

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What are you talking about. He did not look small at all next to him. They were around the same height and Hogan was bigger.
Kostas says on 27/Aug/14
He looked like a shrimp next to Joe Manganiello, having footwear advantage. I think that he must be closer to 6'2" these days.
miko says on 26/Aug/14
Hogan looked to have over 5 inches on HBK last night backstage.
miko says on 26/Aug/14
6'1 Lesnar would throw off every height in the WWE, UFC and other stuff...
Clay says on 25/Aug/14
Danimal says on 25/Aug/14
Clay says on 19/Aug/14
6'2 3/8 looks to be exact for Lesnar.

I respect your opinion, but I have met the man and my 6'3" friend had more than .5" on him. I can assure you of that.

That IS more than .5'' ;);

In all seriousness - you know I respect you on here as well, but theres just something that doesnt add up with your sighting. It's not like your buddy and Lesnar went back to back, or like Brock cared to stand up properly. I can't accept a 6'1 Lesnar which results in a 5'9ish Couture and a 5'8ish James Toney (both physcially impossible), and a 6'2-6'2.5 max Allistair Overeem.
James B says on 25/Aug/14
miko says on 21/Aug/14
Hogan was never 6'7 why are so many people blinded by 'billed heights'?

He was around 6'5 or a tad over at his tallest and probably 6'6 fresh out of bed on a good day.


A legit 6'5 will look 6'7 too many
Danimal says on 25/Aug/14
Clay says on 19/Aug/14
6'2 3/8 looks to be exact for Lesnar.

I respect your opinion, but I have met the man and my 6'3" friend had more than .5" on him. I can assure you of that.
dicksock says on 24/Aug/14
Robby says on 23/Aug/14
I have no idea where to post this since she doesn't have a (pardon the pun) a page on here. I met WWE Diva's Champion Paige. I am 5'9.5" barefoot. 5'10.5" in shoes that I was wearing. I had about 1/2" footwear advantage over Paige. How tall do you think Paige is? 5'6"? 5'7"? let you guys decide. Click Here

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Assuming you actually had .5" of footwear advantage, she looks about 5'6". You are a solid 4" taller than her in the picture. Your posture is sub-par as well. You may be 4.5" taller, but possibly with .5" of FA. Overall, she is likely 5'5.5"-5'6".
Robby says on 23/Aug/14
I have no idea where to post this since she doesn't have a (pardon the pun) a page on here. I met WWE Diva's Champion Paige. I am 5'9.5" barefoot. 5'10.5" in shoes that I was wearing. I had about 1/2" footwear advantage over Paige. How tall do you think Paige is? 5'6"? 5'7"? let you guys decide. Click Here
[Editor Rob: she could be inside 5ft 6-6.5 range.]
dicksock says on 22/Aug/14
miko says on 21/Aug/14
Hogan was never 6'7 why are so many people blinded by 'billed heights'?

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Because that's not just his billed height. Hogan has told the story of when he started wrestling and mother measured him barefoot as 6'7". Most people would not question Hogan because they don't think he would lie about something so trivial. He was clearly a big tall guy, so 6'7" is not far fetched. It's only when one digs deeper they can see Hogan was likely not that tall. For example, Tiny Lister's comments make Hogan's 6'7" claim less believable.
dicksock says on 22/Aug/14
miko says on 21/Aug/14
Hogan was never 6'7 why are so many people blinded by 'billed heights'?

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Because that's not just his billed height. Hogan has told the story of when he started wrestling and mother measured him barefoot as 6'7". Most people would not question Hogan because they don't think he would lie about something so trivial. He was clearly a big tall guy, so 6'7" is not far fetched. It's only when
miko says on 21/Aug/14
Hogan was never 6'7 why are so many people blinded by 'billed heights'?

He was around 6'5 or a tad over at his tallest and probably 6'6 fresh out of bed on a good day.
Govenor says on 21/Aug/14
Hogan loses 3 inches, no one cares, or argues the possibility of Hulk's peak height being 6'6". Arnold loses 1.5 inches from peak 6'1", immediately everybody says Arnold was never 6 foot.
6'2 says on 20/Aug/14
if rock is 6'3-4" at wm18 hogan is 6'4-5" hes lost 2-3" by then so prime around 6'6" no? today he could be 6'4" sometimes looks as low as 6'2".my uncle met him at a bar in 1989 who says he 6'4 possibly 6'3" hes taller than myself at 6'2" and said hogan had defo 3-4" on him then not sure about footwear so thats 6'6-7" for hogan then.
dicksock says on 20/Aug/14
He has pretty much a head on Gene here:
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I would say for sure there was at least 9" between them and possibly 10".
cobra says on 19/Aug/14
In the mid 90's in WCW before he lost height he never looked more than an inch or inch and a half taller than Vader, who was billed 6-5 so was probably 2-3 inches shorter.
dicksock says on 19/Aug/14
Red183 says on 18/Aug/14
dicksock says on 17/Aug/14
Gene likely wasn't even 5'8" in his prime, so there is no way he is that now. I'd say more like 5'6" now. Hogan looked about a head taller than Gene when he stood up straight. He looked about as tall next to him as he did in the 80s.



peak Hogan wasn´t a full head taller than peak Gene, so either Hogan wears lifts in his Retros or Gene has lost more height than Hogan.

I think it´s quite possible that Gene lost more height but what does that mean for a peak Hogan?! Noway 6´6"

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Hogan had a head on Gene in his prime when he stood his absolute straightest with his head raised up. Prime Gene was probably 5'7.5" and Hogan was 6'5.5".
Eric says on 19/Aug/14
Too much evidence that Hogans 6'4 to ignore. His posture is terrible yet he's taller than orton, Jon jones, The Rock, Lesnar. He's def closer to 6'4 than 6'3. He may be closer to 6'5 than 6'3.
Clay says on 19/Aug/14
6'2 3/8 looks to be exact for Lesnar.
denali says on 18/Aug/14
brock looks about 6-4 next to tripple h. who is 6-2, im gonin 6-5 for hogan.he was dead on with hall last week. im sure with shoes on brock is 6-4,.or just shy .hmmm.
RoelC says on 18/Aug/14
RP says on 18/Aug/14
And we have a true medically documented barefoot height measurement on Brock Lesner @ 6'2 3/8" or 6'2.375"!!!

Really??? Than post this documented barefoot height measurement of Lesnar, 'cause I have never seen it. And seeing as I don't see this measurement being mentioned on the Brock Lesnar board, I'm guessing I'm not the only one.
RP says on 18/Aug/14
I've heard Jon Jones was measured @ 6'3.5" barefoot...but can't confirm that. That's just what he said on The Opie & Anthony Show over a year ago. That he was 6'3.5" barefoot & was currently 221 lbs...but not a true fighting condition.
dicksock says on 18/Aug/14
RP says on 18/Aug/14
Mean Gene @ 5'6" is absurd!

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No it's not. Gene was barely taller than 5'7" Regis at WM VII in 1991. Even if he peaked at 5'8", it is very possible that he has lost 2". He is old and fragile looking and has also been having health problems. Hogan was about a head taller than him on Raw last week.

5'6" + 10" = 6'4".

Also, if Lesnar is 6'2 3/8" than Hogan is 6'4" because he was clearly at least 1.5" taller. Plus, Lesnar's sneakers looked thicker than Hogan's and he was standing much straighter than Hogan, even standing on his tip toes at some points.
RP says on 18/Aug/14
In 2004 Brock Lesner was measured barefoot by the NFL & Minnesota Vikings @ 6'2 3/8" & weighed 286 lbs stripped down to his underwear !
RP says on 18/Aug/14
Flair @ 5'10" & Piper @ 5'9.5" puts Lesner @ 6'1.5" ! And we have a true medically documented barefoot height measurement on Brock Lesner @ 6'2 3/8" or 6'2.375"!!! Just look at his brief stare downs with Flair & Roddy from Last week! Roddy is 5'10.25" & Flair is 5'10.5" to 5'10.75"!!!
RP says on 18/Aug/14
Mean Gene @ 5'6" is absurd!
Eric says on 18/Aug/14
Hogan looking taller than UFC chp- Jon Jones

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RP says on 17/Aug/14
Bobby nailed it ! Spot on!
Vegas says on 17/Aug/14
RP, jimmy hart is not 5'9.25 today. i met him in 2010 and he didnt look that tall.
dicksock says on 17/Aug/14
RP says on 16/Aug/14
Hogan: 6'3.5", Lesner: 6'2.5" (6'2.375") to be exact, Hall: 6'4", Nash: 6'8.75", Piper: 5'10.25", Flair: 5'10.75", Mean Gene: 5'8", Jimmy Hart: 5'9.25", & Cena: 6'0.5"! I've now watched RAW 3 times & this is what I am seeing.

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There is no way Flair is around 5'11" now. He wasn't any taller than Jay Lethal in TNA. I stood next to Flair in 2004 and he looked about 5'10" then. Piper and Flair are both probably 5'9.5"-5'10". Gene likely wasn't even 5'8" in his prime, so there is no way he is that now. I'd say more like 5'6" now. Hogan looked about a head taller than Gene when he stood up straight. He looked about as tall next to him as he did in the 80s.
Icehole73 says on 16/Aug/14
I would expect the height difference between hulk and andre would be less then Hulk/Nash. At W3 Hogan was at 6'5" lets say and Andre looked Under 6'10" bent over. Now Andre's height is also in his large head. Nash is leaner and has normal proportions so Now you are looking at 6'10" Nash and maybe a 6'3.5 Hulk. I still think Andre in his prime, standing very straight could have been an even 7 footer.
Icehole73 says on 16/Aug/14
I would expect the height difference between hulk and andre would be less then Hulk/Nash. At W3 Hogan was at 6'5" lets say and Andre looked Under 6'10" bent over. Now Andre's height is also in his large head. Nash is leaner and has normal proportions so Now you are looking at 6'10" Nash and maybe a 6'3.5 Hulk. I still think Andre in his prime, standing very straight could have been an even 7 footer.
Bobby says on 16/Aug/14
6'5.5 peak

6'6.5 in footwear and possibly appeared 6'7 as a result

6'3.5 today
RP says on 16/Aug/14
Hogan: 6'3.5", Lesner: 6'2.5" (6'2.375") to be exact, Hall: 6'4", Nash: 6'8.75", Piper: 5'10.25", Flair: 5'10.75", Mean Gene: 5'8", Jimmy Hart: 5'9.25", & Cena: 6'0.5"! I've now watched RAW 3 times & this is what I am seeing.
talker says on 16/Aug/14
i stood next to him back in the 80's at JFK airport,at his peak,he was about 6'5" then,he was never taller than that.
IR says on 15/Aug/14
me 5' 7"
Lesnar 6' 2"
Hogan 6' 3"
JBL 6' 5"
Big Show 6' 11"
Bubba says on 15/Aug/14
If you take a close look at Hogans footwear he was wearing Jordans on his birthday.
miko says on 15/Aug/14
Don't forget Will Smith at 6'0 as well Clay, some silly estimates around that's for sure...
Clay says on 14/Aug/14
6'1'' Lesnar is almost as silly as the Rock at 6'0.5. Almost.
dicksock says on 14/Aug/14
JT says on 13/Aug/14
Click Here Straighten Hogan up and I'm still seeing around a 6 inch difference. That's roughly how Andre should have looked in his staredowns with Hogan if he was ever at or close to the 7 foot mark.

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I see your point. However, I recall there being moments during that segment where the difference between Nash and Hogan was not so great. I suppose it is possible that Nash is still around 6'9.5" and Hogan is more like 6'3.5". What do you think of the fact that Hogan and Hall appeared to be the same height? Is Hall down to 6'4" at the tallest? I suppose with his age and his extremely poor health up until last year, it is possible he went from 6'5" to 6'4". I'll say this: We know Hogan is no less than 6'3" and no more than 6'4".
Giantism says on 13/Aug/14
Well surprise, surprise LOL. All the height lowering posters are in full force on here trying to justify their low claims with bogus statements after Hogan stood 6'5" next to Hall and Nash on Raw. Red; Hogan had the exact same shoes on as Hall if you cared to look so no advantage either way there and when Hogan stood up tall once or twice he was slightly taller than Hall sorry.
Icehole73 says on 13/Aug/14
OK, Has anyone given the Hulkster credit that his arms and shoulders were more muscular and larger than Brocks. Not to mention he is thicker chest to back. I put hogan at 6 3.5" - 6 4" and Brock 6 2". Nash still looking a good 6 10".
Eric says on 13/Aug/14
Regardless, looks to have over an inch on Lesnar who is 6'2 according to this site, has an inch on the rock who is 6'3 according to this site and in 2 different recent pics looks taller than orton who this site says is 6'4, he seems much taller than triple H, and he does this all with bad posture.

This is in huge need of an upgrade and the people saying 6'2 are ridiculous
JT says on 13/Aug/14
Click Here Straighten Hogan up and I'm still seeing around a 6 inch difference. That's roughly how Andre should have looked in his staredowns with Hogan if he was ever at or close to the 7 foot mark.

Also, the top of Hogan's head does not go all the way to the top of the bandana. Nash wasn't wearing very big footwear either Click Here
dicksock says on 13/Aug/14
JT says on 12/Aug/14
Click Here Looks like a solid 6 inch difference. Definitely more height than Andre ever had on Hogan

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The only one of those pics that is valid is the one at the top left and Hogan's posture is pretty bad. If he stood straighter he would look taller next to Nash and look 2" taller than Lesnar. If you look closely, you can see Lesnar standing slightly on his tip toes. He was definitely doing it this segment off and on.

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Eric says on 13/Aug/14
Hogan has a couple inches on Lesnar, there's pics where he looks taller than orton and all this with bad posture. It's pretty clear Hogan is 6'4.

Hogans claim was that he was 6'4 but after recent surgeries is 6'5. I think realistically Hogan was 6'3 and is now 6'4.

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Hogan hasn't claimed 6'5" for over a year now. He has claimed numerous times that he is 6'4" to 6'4.5". I bet he is around 6'4". He for sure looked like it on Raw. He was nearly identical in height with ~6'5" Scott Hall. If people want to lower Hall's height to 6'3", then that is not only ridiculous, but is lowers everyone else. People just need to accept that Hogan is what he claims, 6'4". It's obvious at this point.
miko says on 13/Aug/14
Hogan and Lesnar had a staredown in 2002, which looked very similar to the staredown they had on RAW Monday. Again Hogan didn't seem too bothered about standing up completely straight and raising his eyeline, I wish he would so we could get a better comparison.

If Lesnar is 6'2, I'm having a hard time seeing Hulk looking less than 6'3.25/6'3.5 in that staredown. Under 6'3 is crazy talk.
Eric says on 13/Aug/14
Hogan has a couple inches on Lesnar, there's pics where he looks taller than orton and all this with bad posture. It's pretty clear Hogan is 6'4.

Hogans claim was that he was 6'4 but after recent surgeries is 6'5. I think realistically Hogan was 6'3 and is now 6'4.
Danimal says on 12/Aug/14
dicksock says on 11/Aug/14
Well I'll be a monkey's uncle. Hogan looked like a solid 6'4" tonight on Raw. He was the same height as Scott Hall and wasn't too much shorter than Nash. He had around 2" on the solid 6'2" Lesnar. Lesnar was clearly trying to look as tall as possible and even stood on his tip toes. Hogan's height should be changed to 6'4", which is what he claims anyway.

I met Lesnar in Vegas in 2010 with my 6'3" and 5'5" friends. Lesnar was 6'1". My friend had a couple of inches on him. He was a big dude though (frame wise).
Jeffery says on 12/Aug/14
6'2.5" at best. I don't believe he ever stood at 6'7" either. But he did lose height.
RP says on 12/Aug/14
Well, I just watched Raw replay again. Hulk only seems to have Brock by 1" & not 1.5" when he stands straight up for a few seconds. So, here is everyone in that rings barefoot height based on the fact that we know Brock is 6'2 3/8" barefoot. Hulk Hogan: 6'3.5", Scott Hall: 6'4", Kevin Nash: 6'8.25", Ric Flair 5'10.5", Roddy Pipper 5'10", Mean Gene: 5'8" & Jimmy Hart: 5'9.25"...John Cena: 6'0.5"
denali says on 12/Aug/14
6-4 brother. even with hall. and 2 on lesnar, make the update!
JT says on 12/Aug/14
Click Here Looks like a solid 6 inch difference. Definitely more height than Andre ever had on Hogan.
James B says on 12/Aug/14
Are u kidding? Scott hall had a good inch on hogan and looked the same height as brock.
ab says on 12/Aug/14
here
https://www.facebook.com/wwe/photos/a.63953746442.86152.7175346442/10152315620796443/?type=1&theater
RP says on 12/Aug/14
Hulk had Brock by 1.5" when he stood completely erect once for about 3-4 seconds. However, Hulk seemed to be having issues again standing straight & not bending & leaning on the left hip. When he'd slouch & brand that left leg/hip he & Brock were the exact same height. But, yeah...that one time he stood completely straight for a couple of seconds he had The 6'2 3/8" Brock Lesner by 1.5". However, Scott Hall was a 1/2" taller than Hogan. Which makes sense. Hall is now 6'4.5"...down from his peak of 6'5"-6'5.25". Also, Nash only looks 6'8" now. Flair 5'10.5" & Piper 5'10". I agree, Hogan should be changed on both ends ...Peak 6'5.5" & Current 6'3.5"! But, not a true 6'4"...it's obvious from last night that the later in the night it gets, the harder it is for Hogan to maintain full posture. A 7pm Hulk Hogan here lately looks a good 1/2" taller than an 11pm Hulk Hogan. I also think that sometimes Hogan wears a wrap around Ab/back brace. To help with his back support under his shirts. Reason being two weeks ago his stomach looked completely flat. And a few days later he had a pretty big guy pushing his shirt outwards again.
rick says on 12/Aug/14
Hulk Hogan is 6 foot 2. Accept it.
miko says on 12/Aug/14
Hogan looked to have around 1.25/1.5' on Lesnar last night in poor posture.
dicksock says on 11/Aug/14
Well I'll be a monkey's uncle. Hogan looked like a solid 6'4" tonight on Raw. He was the same height as Scott Hall and wasn't too much shorter than Nash. He had around 2" on the solid 6'2" Lesnar. Lesnar was clearly trying to look as tall as possible and even stood on his tip toes. Hogan's height should be changed to 6'4", which is what he claims anyway.
dicksock says on 10/Aug/14
RP says on 9/Aug/14
Gigantism, 4" are you kidding me???!!!!! Hogan is only 2" taller than Leon White "Vader" in that pic!! C'mon fella.

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I can see 3" if Hogan stood straighter. If you look closely, you'll see his head was tilted down a bit. I wonder if Hogan had some small lift in his boots when he was in the yellow and red. That could explain why he inexplicably looked shorter as Hollywood Hogan. Could he have been 6'5" barefoot as fellow 6'5" Tiny Lister said and have been 6'6.5" in his boots? I think that would explain a lot. There is no way he shrank by 1996-1998. Also, he looked taller again when he returned to the yellow and red in 1999.
Giantism says on 10/Aug/14
No RD I am not kidding, look at the top of their heads not where their eyes are. Hogan has a massive head from the eyes up and yes he easily has 4 inches on Leon there.
RP says on 10/Aug/14
Monday Night Raw is having a big 61st birthday celebration for Hogan tomorrow night August 11th. We should get the opportunity to see Hulk stand next to a lot of people to get many height estimates.
RP says on 10/Aug/14
So, 1994-1995 Hogan was still 6'5" if Vadar @ 40 years old was stills solid 6'3" barefoot?
RP says on 10/Aug/14
And Yes, Leon White was only 6'3" barefoot...confirmed from his few seasons he played in the NFL with The LA Rams.
RP says on 9/Aug/14
Gigantism, 4" are you kidding me???!!!!! Hogan is only 2" taller than Leon White "Vader" in that pic!! C'mon fella.
Giantism says on 9/Aug/14
To sandmow007 and editor Rob, we have unrefutable proof from the Conan show that the Rock is 6'4" today and nothing anyone's guesstimates or otherwise can change that. So, we also know that Hogan was for sure an inch taller than the Rock or more at WM30, this has also been proven by photo and video evidence so nothing Viper or anyone else says can change that. Point is simple - Hogan is well over 6'4" today barefoot and everything we see of him now proves it beyond any doubt, so Rob can we expect to see you post his real height on here and remove this erronous low height you have listed here? And the same for Dwayne "The Rock", he is listed an inch shorter than his true height and should be corrected as well.
Eric says on 9/Aug/14
Hogan looks slightly taller here too
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sandmow007 says on 9/Aug/14
I pretty much agree with the estimate of Hogan being 6'3 but its wrong to have him listed the same height as the rock.

This website has The Rock at 191 cm and Hulk Hogan at 191.
Thats wrong. Hogan is taller than The Rock, we've all seen this in their appearances together in WWE, most recently at wrestlemania 30

Hogan is 6'3 which is 192 cm not 191. The Rock would be 191. Get it right.

How can we believe the listed heights if the maths between inches and centimeters are incorrect?
[Editor Rob: there's nothing really up with the math.
2.54cm is a an inch, so 2.54 * (6*12 + 3) gives 190.5cm. It's a rare case in which you could display either 190 or 191 as being 6ft 3 as both are an equal distance from the 6ft 3 mark.]
Giantism says on 9/Aug/14
Look at this picture of Hogan and Vader nose to nose, Hogan's head is at least 4 inches taller than Vader's, and Vader was 6'3" minimum (yes they billed him at 6'5" but that would make Hogan 6'9" here). More proof of Hogan's true height of 6'7".
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Giantism says on 9/Aug/14
Look at this picture of Hogan and Vader nose to nose, Hogan's head is at least 4 inches taller than Vader's, and Vader was 6'3" minimum (yes they billed him at 6'5" but that would make Hogan 6'9" here). More proof of Hogan's true height of 6'7".
Giantism says on 8/Aug/14
Sid was pretty obviously either the rare under billed wrestler ( there have been a few), or as i suspect the biggest lift wearer in the business. Every single video or photo of him from the WWE shows he was clearly the same height as the 6'8.5" Taker, so 6'7" is impossible, just as it is when he was within an inch or two of the 6'10" Nash, and he had Hogan who was till almost 6'7" at the time by an inch or two. But do look carefuly at Sids boots, they do look elevated in the heel and he stands as if on his toes which probably explains why he broke his shin bone by jumping from the turnbuckle.
dicksock says on 6/Aug/14
Danimal says on 5/Aug/14
dicksock says on 30/Jul/14
Sid was billed as 6'7" in his debut and he definitely was no 6'8" next to 6'2" Bubba Ray in ECW. His mugshot from the mid 2000s proved that he is now 6'6" max. Even 6'5" Tiny Lister said he and Hogan were legit 6'5" in 1989. I think Hogan was about 6'5.5" in his prime. As far as Hogan and Hall from Bash 96, Hogan's cowboy boots were not very thick. I doubt he had much advantage over Hall. I think Hogan was still a solid 6'5" in 96. Now he is probably 6'3.5" or so.

I don't know. Sid (in 1990) looked around the same height, if not slightly short than Kevin Nash on their Family Feud appearance. There are plenty of moments where they are both standing tall, and it's almost impossible to separate the 2 of them. Remember, at THAT time (1989), Taker seemed to look up to Sid (prior to them joining the WWF). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B9EuPSJIH3g (at the 1:00 minute mark). Also, there's the first part: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7ZOTkRNi9DM

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There is one very important fact that you missed: Sid was wearing cowboy boots. Watch the very beginning of the show. Even with the footwear advantage, Nash was clearly the taller of the two. Look at 3:12 of the first part. Nash had inferior posture but still looked about 1" taller. Also, look at 4:47 of the first part. Look at 5:51 of the first part. Sid was about 6'8.5" in those cowboy boots and Nash was probably about 6'10" in his sneakers. When they wrestled each other in the WWF, Nash looked about 2" taller in a staredown they had.
Giantism says on 6/Aug/14
Many of you really need to learn what an inch is, saying Hogan had only 2" on Buster Douglas when he only came up below Hogans eyes is ludicrous, so is trying to say the 6'3" Ali is 6'1, and Hogan had 4" minimum on him all day long. And Davidson only had 1" on Hogan not 2, check your eyes. Hogan was 6'7" at least in the eighties, also Jake the snake was over 6'5", and Rock is 6'4", not 6'2 as his recent appearance standing eye to eye with Conan O'Brien proves beyond any doubt!
Arch Stanton says on 6/Aug/14
Heston might have lost a bit by the 80s but yeah in that pic Hogan really looks minimum 6'6". Heston was a strong 6'2" guy peak, I've seen enough comparison (like with Orson Welles etc) to be convinced of that.
RP says on 6/Aug/14
I'm going to give young Johnny Carson 5'10.5"
Danimal says on 5/Aug/14
I believe that Hogan was around 6'6" until around 1990 or so, considering he had a full 1" on 6'5"+ Hilbilly Jim, both in 1985 and 1989 (the pics are on Hilbilly's website). He also appeared about 2" shorter than 6'8" Ben Davidson and had 2" on 6'4" Buster Douglas and 2" on 6'4" Big Bossman and 1" on 6'5" Jake the Snake Roberts. By the time he entered the WCW, he was still around 6'5", considering he had minimum 2" on 6'3" Lex Luger, however, by the NWO days he wad down to maybe 6'4.5" at best. Had he started having back and knee surgeries by that point? Evidence strongly points to yes, considering he no longer trained his legs (hence the tights).

Something then happened between the late 90's (even 2000) and his return to the WWF in 2002, when he barely edged out 6'2"-6'2.5" Rock at WM18. He had YET to have his first hip replacement by this point, but he noticeably looked more compressed. A possible neck fusion (his neck did look shorter). After that, his body continued to break down and he had his first of many hip replacements and many more back and knee surgeries, pushing him down to a flat 6'3", or just under. One only has to look on Hilbilly's site to see pics of him and Hogan in 1985 and 1989 (Hogan had that solid 1" on him) and then their pic together from somewhere between 2002-2004, whereby Hilbilly Jim had 2" on Hogan. For those who refuse to accept that, the pictures are there for all to see and have been for about a decade now.

As for what he is today, it's hard to tell, but if you stacked him up side by side next to a 1979-1980 version of himself, many people's mouths were drop. The same thing happened to HIS idol and mentor (Superstar Billy Graham in the mid-late 80's) I give him a solid 3" height loss (no less). I can go more than that, but I'll say he's slightly under 6'3" today (At best). I feel that is reasonable and it is concurrent with Rob's estimate as well.
Danimal says on 5/Aug/14
dicksock says on 30/Jul/14
Sid was billed as 6'7" in his debut and he definitely was no 6'8" next to 6'2" Bubba Ray in ECW. His mugshot from the mid 2000s proved that he is now 6'6" max. Even 6'5" Tiny Lister said he and Hogan were legit 6'5" in 1989. I think Hogan was about 6'5.5" in his prime. As far as Hogan and Hall from Bash 96, Hogan's cowboy boots were not very thick. I doubt he had much advantage over Hall. I think Hogan was still a solid 6'5" in 96. Now he is probably 6'3.5" or so.

I don't know. Sid (in 1990) looked around the same height, if not slightly short than Kevin Nash on their Family Feud appearance. There are plenty of moments where they are both standing tall, and it's almost impossible to separate the 2 of them. Remember, at THAT time (1989), Taker seemed to look up to Sid (prior to them joining the WWF). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B9EuPSJIH3g (at the 1:00 minute mark). Also, there's the first part: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7ZOTkRNi9DM
dicksock says on 5/Aug/14
Logic says on 4/Aug/14
Hogan and Ali standing directly beside of each other on a step stool/platform.

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Hogan was wearing his wrestling trunks so I would guess that Hogan was also wearing his wrestling boots. The camera tilt/camera angle favors Ali but Hogan still looks to have a good 4" on Ali.

So, if Ali was 6'1" at that time then Hogan appears to have been at least 6'5".


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There is no way Ali was only 6'1" in 1985. He was still a solid 6'2" in my opinion. Hogan looked around 6'6" with him.
JT says on 5/Aug/14
Click Here Rob has Charlton Heston at 6'2.5", which is a good estimate for him.
miko says on 5/Aug/14
Hulk was 6'5/6'5.25 in the 80's, never a full 6'6. Down to 6'4.5/6'4.75 in the mid to late 90's and then dropped down to around 6'4 in the early 2000's after he started breaking down physically. He's dropped another half inch in the last decade and is down to 6'3.5 or so now, 6'3 in bad posture.
Jack1999 says on 5/Aug/14
I remember one time Hogan returned from knee surgery when he was in wcw maybe 98 or 99 and Micheal Buffer announced that "after knee surgery, now standing 6'4 3/4 inches" So there you go, they actually gave away his real height on the wrestling once.
Logic says on 4/Aug/14
Hogan and Ali standing directly beside of each other on a step stool/platform.

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Hogan was wearing his wrestling trunks so I would guess that Hogan was also wearing his wrestling boots. The camera tilt/camera angle favors Ali but Hogan still looks to have a good 4" on Ali.

So, if Ali was 6'1" at that time then Hogan appears to have been at least 6'5".

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dicksock says on 4/Aug/14
RP says on 4/Aug/14
Peak Ali was 6'2.75", by 1994 he was down to about 6'1.75" IMO

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Hogan looked just as tall next to Ali in the mid 80s.
RP says on 4/Aug/14
However, I've always heard Johnny Carson was a solid 5'11" until he got into his 60's. want proof...YouTube 07/25/85 Tonight Show Episode of The Tonight Show. Johnny easily has Dean Martin by a 1/2" & Dean Martin was 5'10.5"...5'11" Johnny has mid 80's Hulk right at 6'6"...factor in Hulk's 1/2" foot wear advantage & you have prime Hulk Hogan @ 6'5.5" to a
"Morning " 6'5.75"! Which is what I've been screaming for years! Peak Hogan was 6'5.5" & probably a weak 6'6" in the morning.
RP says on 4/Aug/14
Would love to have Johnny Carson 's height verified , if Johnny was only 5'10"? Then Hulk was only 6'5" even there. Unless Johnny is also in cowboy boots. Which I highly doubt.
RP says on 4/Aug/14
Peak Ali was 6'2.75", by 1994 he was down to about 6'1.75" IMO
dicksock says on 4/Aug/14
It's impossible to tell how tall Hogan is compared to Donaldson/Newton in that clip. At times, they look taller. Does anyone think Hogan was a weak 6'3" in 1997? Here's a mid 90s Hogan with 6'2"-6'3" Muhammad Ali:
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My point is that evidence can be misleading. I still say he was 6'5" in 1997.
JT says on 3/Aug/14
Click Here Johnny Carson was about 5’10”. Hogan was wearing some chunky boots for that show. They weren’t cowboy boots but still had a good size heel to them.

Ernie, Huell Howser was not close to 6’4.” He was in the 6’0” to 6’1” range.
RP says on 3/Aug/14
Hogan is basically looking 6'4" in 1997 with men that we know their true barefoot heights in Nate Newton 6'3", Ray Donaldson 6'3.5" & George Teague 6'1".
Vegas says on 3/Aug/14
here is hogan standing next to nate newton (nfl listed 6'3) and ray donaldson (nfl listed 6'3) back in early 97, 3 min mark onwards Click Here
RP says on 2/Aug/14
Yep, Ernie...Haul 6'4" & prime Hogan 6'5.5",,,even more proof right there.
Miko1 says on 2/Aug/14
The more I see of Hulk Hogan I'm thinking that he was 6'5 bare foot in his prime, 6'6 with hist wrestling boots and 6'7 with his cowboy boots.

However that's just based on how tall he looks now which looks about 6'3 and if you factor in like 9 back surgeries, double knee operations, hip replacements etc, etc with his age you start to think maybe he really was 6'7.
Jackie Knife says on 2/Aug/14
2 dicksock

Thank you. It's great to see the pictures that i posted on July 27. None of these photos show Hulk being even 0,75" taller than Hall. And Chris said something about 2 inches.
Ernie says on 2/Aug/14
Thought this was interesting: Click Here

Then I looked up Huell Howser and he's listed as 6'4": https://www.google.com/search?q=john+chambers&oq=john+chambers&aqs=chrome..69i57j0j5j0.4605j0j1&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8#newwindow=1&q=Huell%20Howser&safe=active
dicksock says on 1/Aug/14
Jackie Knife says on 31/Jul/14
2 Chris

Would you please post the picture showing Ronster... I meant Hulkster being the whole inch taller than Hall. Thank you

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I believe he is referring to this moment:
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Again, I don't think Hogan's cowboy boots from this night gave him a significant footwear advantage over Hall and Nash. Here is a slightly older Hogan without cowboy boots with Hall:
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Here's another good one:
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I think Hogan was 6'5.5" barefoot at his tallest and Hall was 6'5". Nash was 6'9.5". Andre 6'11".
Crusher says on 31/Jul/14
Hogan was mountain in 1979- dwarfed guys everywhere. That was his most impressive size and height. Always a touch shorter than Studd. Who was 6'7. So hogan was a realistic 6'6. Taker was also a bigger dude in the 1990 matches they had. He measured up very close to Tiny Lister who was an easy 6'5
Jackie Knife says on 31/Jul/14
2 Chris

Would you please post the picture showing Ronster... I meant Hulkster being the whole inch taller than Hall. Thank you
Njp says on 31/Jul/14
No wayyy was he ever 6'6" or taller. He was only ever 6 inches taller than Mr T if that. 6'2" now at the very most.
Vegas says on 31/Jul/14
Chris says on 30/Jul/14
I don't know what you're watching. The guy was huge in the WCW/NWO, in the mid 90s- he wasn't that much shorter than Kevin Nash. And had a good inch on Scott Hall
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he looks quite a bit shorter than nash here in 97 on flat ground from 5 minutes onward Click Here
Chris says on 30/Jul/14
For his height now, watch him in the ring with Cena - he dwarfs the guy. He's a lot taller. Easily 6'4 or 6'5
Chris says on 30/Jul/14
Watch him in the ring with Kevin Nash, Scott Hall, Sid, Undertaker in the 1990s. He's not dwarfed. Very much around the same size as Undertaker and Sid.
Chris says on 30/Jul/14
People look for conspiracies but the guy is probably telling the truth - he was 6'7 as a young man. Went down to about 6'6 in the 1990s. Went down to about 6'3 in the next few decades but is back up to about 6'5 now
Chris says on 30/Jul/14
But that "short" period was issues with his back. Watch him on TV now - he's really big again. I saw him next to Cena recently - he was about 4 inches taller than him
Chris says on 30/Jul/14
I agree he shrunk a lot around 2008. Which is where much of the debate comes from. He was a bir bigger than The Rock at his "Short" period. Probably about 6'3
Chris says on 30/Jul/14
I don't know what you're watching. The guy was huge in the WCW/NWO, in the mid 90s- he wasn't that much shorter than Kevin Nash. And had a good inch on Scott Hall
Chris says on 30/Jul/14
And if Hogan was an easy 6'5-6'6 in the 1990s aged 45 he probably was 6'7 in his 20s
Chris says on 30/Jul/14
Hogan is a little shorter than Sid and The Undertaker in the early 1990s. Both of whom are are around 6'7-6'8. And he was also taller than Scott Hall at that time - who was 6'5. Logic should tell you Hogan was around 6'6 in the 1990s
dicksock says on 30/Jul/14
Sid was billed as 6'7" in his debut and he definitely was no 6'8" next to 6'2" Bubba Ray in ECW. His mugshot from the mid 2000s proved that he is now 6'6" max. Even 6'5" Tiny Lister said he and Hogan were legit 6'5" in 1989. I think Hogan was about 6'5.5" in his prime. As far as Hogan and Hall from Bash 96, Hogan's cowboy boots were not very thick. I doubt he had much advantage over Hall. I think Hogan was still a solid 6'5" in 96. Now he is probably 6'3.5" or so.
Vegas says on 30/Jul/14
Sid was billed 6'7 in the 1980s and had hogan by the best part of 2 inches in 1991-92.
RP says on 30/Jul/14
Peak Sid Eudy was 6'7.5" barefoot at best!!!! Most people say 6'7". He was never 6'8" barefoot. However, Sid did where a really thick soled wrestling boot.
Frank says on 30/Jul/14
Chris I seen Sid in Street Clothes along time ago I was surprised he did not look as tall as I thought He Appeared 6ft 5 to 6ft 6 im convinced these guys wear lifts in the ring
Chris says on 29/Jul/14
Look I've seen him on TV with Lennox Lewis and they're the same height. You're crazy if you don't believe Hulk is at least 6'4 now.
Chris says on 29/Jul/14
Seems pretty logical to me that he was 6'7 in the 1970s/80s when he was young. Maybe dropped down to 6'6 in the 1990s. Then down to 6'3 with his injuries. But is now back to 6'4 or 6'5 with successfull surgery
Chris says on 29/Jul/14
I don't see the debate about Hogan. Even in the 1990s when he was in his 40s he was around the same height as Sid Justice and The Undertaker - they both maybe had an inch on him. 1.5 max. And he was obviously taller than Scott Hall. He was obviously at least 6'5.5 to 6'6 even in the 1990s
Chris says on 29/Jul/14
Look at Hogan fight Sid Justice in 1993 - Sid maybe has 1.5 inches on Hogan. Sid was 6'8 back then. Hogan is an easy 6'6
Chris says on 29/Jul/14
Jackie - you're talking nonsense. Hogan isn't even standing up straight in those pictures! Look at as many pictures as you want from the 1990s - Hogan is obviously taller than Scott Hall. Its obvious
Jackie Knife says on 29/Jul/14
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I am happy to agree with you, though it's still pretty interesting that during the Bash at Beach'96 main event Hulk (cowboy boots) didn't look any taller than Hall (wrestling boots)
RP says on 29/Jul/14
Jackie, you keep showing pics of bent knee'd Hogan with Hall? Which makes Hall look 1/4"-1/2" taller. When Hogan & Hall stoop up perfectly erect next to each other in similar footwear from '96-'98 Hogan was about 1/4" taller. By '98 They were the exact Same height...by 2000 Hall was a 1/4" to 1/2" taller than Hogan.
denali says on 28/Jul/14
HOGAN IS STILL 6'4.5. look at him and warrior from 30, i think he has orton by a half inch when he stands straight.
James B says on 28/Jul/14
He still looks 6'4 today
RP says on 28/Jul/14
Hmmm? More like 1.75" to 2" on Sting in his wrestling boots. Also, Paul is 6'0" even...I've meant him before, it was about 10 years ago tho. But, I recall him looking exactly 6'0" in casual dress shoes. I'm 5'11" barefoot & had on Skechers Logger boots which I stand 6'0.75" in...and I we were practically the same height. So, they means I'd go 5'11.75" on a peak Paul H...and Hogan only has him by 3"?? Maybe Paul was in cowboy boots?
Jackie Knife says on 28/Jul/14
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What's wrong with you, sir? Do you really see Hogan being 1 or even 2 inches taller than Hall? Keep in mind that Hulk had cowboy boots on that night, while Scott was in his wrestling boots.

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In the late 90s Hogan and Hall were really close in height. I would call 1-2 cm difference in the favor of Scott.

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So I'd say that back in the day Scott was around 195 cm, and Hulk was something like 194 cm.
RP says on 27/Jul/14
Barefoot Current Hulk Hogan: 6'3.75" to 6'3.5" (Peak 6'5.5") Randy Orton: 6'4", David Batista: 6'2.75", Rock 6'2.75", HHH: 6'2.5", John Cena: 6'0.5", Shemus: 6'3", Lou Ferrigno: 6'3" (Peak) 6'4") Bill Goldberg: 6'2 5/8", Brock Lesner: 6'2 3/8", Stone Cold: 6'1", Arnold: 5'11.75" to 6'0" (Peak) 6'1.25"
RP says on 27/Jul/14
Eric, I'd like to see the pic "and footwear" of the pic where Hogan looks taller than Randy Orton. Almost every pic I've seen of Hogan & Randy Orton together "in similar footwear" Orton seems to always Have Hogan by just a fraction. Like a 1/4" to 1/2"
RP says on 27/Jul/14
Brookrein, pretty much spot on....give or take a 1/2" on few guys.
Giantism says on 27/Jul/14
This is what people have been trying to open others minds and eyes to for a long time, Hogan is almost always in poor posture. Here is a picture from Comic con on Friday, Sting is minimum 6'2" and has his wrestling boots on, Hogan has normal footwear and is still almost 3" taller with his knees slightly bent. Use the 5'8" Daniel Bryan as a reference, he only comes up to the bottom of Hogans massive head meaning Terry has him by at least 10"! See for yourselves doubters! Click Here
Eric says on 27/Jul/14
Hulk seems taller than Randy orton in a recent pic and is taller than Lou ferigno. Also taller than the rock. I think hulk is 6'4. 6'3 is low.

I think a lot of this comes from hogans bad posture he often has due to back problems like in the commercial with aikman

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Eric says on 27/Jul/14
Hulk seems taller than Randy orton in a recent pic and is taller than Lou ferigno. Also taller than the rock. I think hulk is 6'4. 6'3 is low

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brookeln says on 26/Jul/14
hulk hogan 6'3.75, peak 6'5.75
ultimate warrior 6'0.75, peak 6'2
macho man 5'11.5, peak 6'0
sting 6'1.5, peak 6'2.5
kevin nash 6'9, peak 6'10
scott hall 6'4, peak 6'5
shawn michaels 5'11, peak 5'11.75
xpac 5'11.5, peak 5'11.75
scott steiner 5'11, peak 5'11.5
ric flair 5'10.75, peak 6'0
mick foley 6'2, peak 6'2.5
billy gunn 6'4
road dogg 6'1
Bernardo says on 26/Jul/14
legit spot on 6'3 nowadays. I can buy 6'7 back then, seemed about the same size as s Taker.
RP says on 23/Jul/14
You're right Frank, Peak. Scott Hall was 6'5" barefoot...is now 6'4" barefoot. Was billed @. 6'8". & 6'7" early in his career & by the AWA. 6'7" by WWF/WWE & 6'7" & 6'6" by the WCW in the mid to late 90's. Hall recently said in an interview that in his prime he was 6'5" & 275 lbs... But, they billed be & 6'7" & 285-290. 1994-1996 Hogan was a 1/2" taller than Hall...'1997-99 Hogan was exact same height as Hall. By 2000-2001 Hall was a 1/2" taller than Hogan. But, we all know very well that Hogan's back, knees & hip went through hell with accelerated loss if cartilage & multiple major surgeries from 1999-2005.
Frank says on 23/Jul/14
Hall was about 6ft 5 I don't believe he was a legit 6ft 6
Giantism says on 23/Jul/14
Funny fact for everyone. Rock had Jimmy Fallon who is barely under 6' by no less than 4" last night, and it cannot he argued or denied that Hogan had at least 1-2" on the Rock at WE 30. So, Rock is 6'4", which puts Hogan at 6'5" minimum today. Did you all not notice how Hogan had almost a half foot of height over Warrior at WM30 as well? He is 6'5" now and every thing proves that, he was truly over 6'7" at one time.
Giantism says on 22/Jul/14
Frank, yes Hogan wore cowboy boots but why do you not mention that Hall wore hiking type boots which are within a half an inch of whatever boost the boots give Hogan. Hogan was over an inch taller than the 6'6" Hall back then.
Frank says on 20/Jul/14
Chris, Hogan looked taller than Hall because he had Cowboy boots on when he turned heel !!!
Chris says on 20/Jul/14
Watch Hogan stood next to Nash and Scott Hall in 1996. He's about 2 inches taller than Hall! He's an easy 6'7
Chris says on 20/Jul/14
That Lewis photo is pretty conclusive that Hogan is at least 6'4. He's probably not far off of 6'5

But, seriously, watch photo of Hogan in the early/mid 1990s. He's obviously at least 6'7!
Chris says on 20/Jul/14
Frank -read the article. Hogan lost a lot of height through his back surgeries. But gained some back through further surgery

There probably were photos years ago when he was shorter than 6'4 guys. But he's regained some height since then
Chris says on 20/Jul/14
As for the Lennox Lewis photo, I'd say it's pretty obvious he's at least 6'4 in that photo. If not 6'5

The perspective doesn't make that much different.
Chris says on 20/Jul/14
You need to read the article closer. It's common knowledge Hogan lost a lot of height through back surgery, but has gained some back in the last few years through more surgery

Watch Hogan in the mid 1990s, stood next to guys like Scott Hall. He's definitely at least an inch taller. If not 2 inches. He's not much shorter than Kevin Nash

Hogan was obviously 6'6 or 6'7 in the mid 1990s. He went down to about 6'2 or 6'3. And is now back to 6'4 or 6'5
Chris says on 20/Jul/14
You guys are crazy.

Watch the famous moment when Hogan turns heel in 1996. On Youtube. Hogan TOWERS over Scott Hall.

He's about 2 inches taller! Hogan was at least 6'6 or 6'7 in 1996
Frank says on 18/Jul/14
Giantism, Ive seen more Pictures of Hogan Shorter than 6ft 5 & 6ft 4 men
David Hasselhoff, Troy Aikman both are 6ft4 & taller than Hogan !!! That's a fact or reality as you put it!!! You have a right to disagree Personal I don't care either way its put no money in my pocket if Hogans 6ft 3 or 6ft 5

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