Harold Sakata's Height
5ft 8 ½ (174 cm)
American weightlifter, actor and wrestler, best remembered for playing Odd Job in Goldfinger.
A 1971 article mentioned he had a "5-foot-9, 225-pound muscular frame"
and a 1969 newspaper said he was a "Muscular 220 pounds with a 19-inch neck, 50-inch chest and 36-inch waist. His height is 5-feet-9."
Harold Sakata remembers the day when he stood five feet nine inches tall and wore a size 20 shirt.
"But that," said Sakata here this morning, "was before I was hanged. Now I'm five feet nine and a half inches tall and my shirt size is 19 and a half inches."
-- Charlotte News, 1974
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Average Guess (4 Votes)
5ft 8.5in (174cm)
Sinclair said on 2/Sep/20
I used to buy 5’10” for Sakata but 5’8.5” is probably more logical when I think about it now. Sean Connery and Gert Frobe were both much taller than Sakata in Goldfinger.
Greg99 said on 17/Nov/18
good call for Harold's height - he didn't really look his billed height of 5'10" compared to Connery in Goldfinger.
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