• Short Summary

    THE CENTRE (OR HEIGHT) OF ATTENTION IN ROME MAY 21 WAS NINETEEN-YEAR-OLD SULEIM ALI NASHNUSH FROM TRIPOLI.

  • Description

    THE CENTRE (OR HEIGHT) OF ATTENTION IN ROME MAY 21 WAS NINETEEN-YEAR-OLD SULEIM ALI NASHNUSH FROM TRIPOLI. FOR MR. SULEIM ALI WHO DWARFED THE CROWD OF JOURNALISTS INTERVIEWING HIM, IS JUST OVER 8 FEET TALL ..
    PROBABLY THE TALLEST MAN IN THE WORLD, MR. SULEIM ALI WEIGHS 330 LBS AND WEARS AN OUTSIZE SHOE. FOR THE LAST YEAR HE HAS BEEN UNDER MEDICAL CARE IN A ROMAN CLINIC - DOCTORS HAVE BEEN TRYING TO FIND A WAY OF STOPPING HIS GROWTH.

    MR. SULEIM ALI IS RECOVERING FROM A SLIGHT OPERATION TO HIS HEEL, MEANWHILE HE HAS ALREADY BEEN BOOKED BY A LOCAL BASKET BALL TEAM.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3704P1G96FFFFW9VD5F0UBKHY
    Media URN:
    VLVA3704P1G96FFFFW9VD5F0UBKHY
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/05/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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