How tall was George Baker

George Baker's Height

6ft 2 ½ (189.2 cm)

British actor, best remembered for playing Inspector Wexford in The Ruth Rendell Mysteries. In film he popped up in The Spy Who Loved Me, Goodbye Mr. Chips and For Queen and Country. In the 1970's he was listing himself at a comfortable 6 feet 2 ½ inches tall.

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Average Guess (12 Votes)
6ft 2.9in (190.2cm)
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 16/Aug/20
Edged out a very young Craig Fairbrass in For Queen and Country
Rory said on 6/Aug/20
Solid 6ft2.5 guy. I saw a drama from the 70s where he could look nearly 4 inches taller than Michael Gambon. 6ft2.5 might well have been his low and 6ft3.5 range out of bed.
Lulu said on 25/Oct/17
He was Tiberius in "I, Claudius". Absolutely the best.
Anonymous said on 24/Oct/17
He always told me he was 6'4
Anonymous said on 21/Oct/17
He must of had the tall gene from one of his parents.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 21/Oct/17
I think you could potentially tweak this to 190cm with Moore at 186cm.
Mr. V said on 21/Oct/17
I always thought he was a solid 6'3". I remember him edging 6'2" Gary Raymond in a 50's swashbuckler and he also appeared taller than Tom Baker in a Doctor Who serial. If George was 6'2.5, then I guess Tom was closer to 6'2" than 6'3" at peak (which I think is likely).
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 21/Oct/17
movieguy, yeah The Spy Who Loved Me
movieguy said on 20/Oct/17
I seem to recall him being quoted as 6'4''. Didn't he do a Bond film or two.
Rory said on 20/Oct/17
Surprised he's this low he seemed a big 6ft3-4 type guy whenever I saw him. Then again in this scene Moore at 186 and Baker at 189 looks correct..

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Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 20/Oct/17
Looking at him next to Roger Moore I would have guessed 6ft3 but this sounds like it came directly from him...
Editor Rob
he might have been 6ft 2.5 at the very lowest as he could pull off looking near 6ft 3 in the 60's and 70's.

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