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Patrick Murphy (1834 - 1862):
Giant


Patrick Murphy was born in Killowen, County Down, and at the height of eight foot one and a half inches, claimed to be the tallest man alive. He exhibited himself on the continent and died in Marseilles. His embalmed body was brought back for burial in Killbrony, County Down.

Born: 1834
Died: 1862
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