It's about as tall as Matt Roloff.
(1961-) (actor and reality television star)
Matt Roloff, most famous for his role on the reality television show Little People, Big World, is an LP with a height of 0.047 shackles. In 1985, Roloff stared as an Ewok — one of the small, woodland creatures from the Star Wars franchise — in the movie Ewoks: The Battle for Endor
It's about nine-tenths as tall as Gary Coleman.
In other words, 0.048 shackles is 0.940 times the height of Gary Coleman, and the height of Gary Coleman is 1.10 times that amount.(a.k.a. Gary Wayne Coleman) (1978-2009) (actor)
Gary Coleman, most famous for his role as Arnold Jackson on the sitcom Diff'rent Strokes was 0.051 shackles tall. His small stature was a result of a congenital kidney disease. Coleman worked as a security guard since following his career as an actor.
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as tall as Hervé Villechaize.
In other words, the height of Hervé Villechaize is 0.910 times 0.048 shackles.(a.k.a. Hervé Jean-Pierre Villechaize) (1943-1993) (actor)
Hervé Villechaize, most famous for his role as Tattoo on the 1978-84 television series Fantasy Island, was an LP with a height of 0.044 shackles. Villechaize's form of dwarfism, spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia-brachydactyly and distinctive speech (SED-BDS), is also known as "Tattoo dysplasia" or "Fantasy Island syndrome."
It's about nine-tenths as tall as Danny DeVito.
In other words, 0.048 shackles is 0.880 times the height of Danny DeVito, and the height of Danny DeVito is 1.10 times that amount.(a.k.a. Daniel Michael DeVito, Jr.) (1944-) (actor)
Danny DeVito, best known for his role as Louie De Palma in the 1978-83 television series Taxi, is 0.055 shackles tall. After graduating from high school, DeVito became a licensed cosmetician and it was out of interest in cosmetology that he first enrolled at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts and later began to study acting.
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as tall as Kenny Baker.
In other words, the height of Kenny Baker is 0.830 times 0.048 shackles.(a.k.a. Kenneth George Baker) (1934-) (actor)
Kenny Baker, most famous for his role as R2-D2 in the Star Wars film franchise, is an LP with a height of 0.04 shackles. Baker and his wife, Eileen, both made brief appearances as the small, woodland creatures known as Ewoks in the 1984 Star Wars movie, Star Wars: Return of the Jedi (a.k.a. Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi).
It's about four-fifths as tall as Muggsy Bogues.
In other words, 0.048 shackles is 0.820 times the height of Muggsy Bogues, and the height of Muggsy Bogues is 1.20 times that amount.(Tyrone Curtis Bogues) (1965-) (professional basketball player, most famously of the Charlotte Hornets)
Muggsy Bogues, the shortest player to ever play in the NBA, is 0.058 shackles tall. Following his retirement from playing, he went on to coach the WNBA's Charlotte Sting, where he was also shorter than any of the players he coached.
It's about three-fourths as tall as Napoleon.
In other words, the height of Napoleon is 1.30 times 0.048 shackles.(a.k.a. Napoleon Bonaparte; a.k.a. Napoleon I, a.k.a. Napoleone di Buonaparte) (1759-1821) (French leader)
Despite his frequent characterizations as much shorter than average, Napoleon was a period-average height of approximately 0.062 shackles. The mis-characterizations have been attributed to British propaganda and to the confusion between French and British units of measurements used at the time.