John Wayne's Height was 6ft 3.75in (192 cm)
American actor best known for starring in films like The Searchers, True Grit, The Quiet Man, Stagecoach, Fort Apache, Rio Grande, Rio Bravo, The Man Who Shot Liberty Vance, The Alamo and The Green Berets. French actress Capucine once said, "He wore lifts; everyone talked about it,"
and Rock Hudson
also fuelled rumours: "I did a movie with Duke and was very surprised to find out he had small feet and wore lifts and a corset. Hollywood is seldom what it seems."
Richard Widmark once said that "Wayne liked big guys; everyone was a midget to him. Smaller guys annoyed him."
In a Scott Eyman book on Wayne's Life, he mentioned that John himself filled out a 1943 application form with the following details: Height 6ft 3 and 3/4, weight 212 pounds.
Photo by Ned Scott, via Wikimedia Commons
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