How tall was Alec Guinness

Alec Guinness Height

5ft 9 ¼ (175.9 cm)

English actor, best remembered for roles in Star Wars, Lawrence of Arabia, The Bridge on the River Kwai, Dr. Zhivago, The Ladykillers, The Lavender Hill Mob, Kind Hearts and Coronets and Little Dorrit.

How tall is Alec Guinness
Photo By Allan Warren [CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons
[Journalist] "Aren't we about the same size"
Alec: "No, I'm about 5-9 1/2. I looked small [in Dylan] because I wore sneakers without heels, and I slumped a little. I worked myself down."
-- Philadelphia Daily News, 1964

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5ft 9.1in (175.5cm)

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