John Paul Ofwono

 

 

Age: 43

 

Summary: Uganda man who at 229 cm (7 foot 6 inches) was the world's third tallest living man, who rose to prominence in 1999 as Uganda's tallest man becoming the spokesman for a line of soft drinks, and who finished second in the voting for "man of the 20th century" in Uganda (finishing behind president Yoweri Museveni).

 

 

Cause of Death: Aftereffects of craniopharyngioma

 

Born: circa 1960

 

Died: July 10, 2003

 

Location: Kampala, Uganda