It's about nine-tenths as tall as André the Giant.
In other words, 6.250 feet is 0.870 times the height of André the Giant, and the height of André the Giant is 1.10 times that amount.(Andr( Ren( Ruossimoff) (1946-1993) (wrestler and actor; WWE kayfabe height)
Andr& the Giant, who had a pituitary syndrome called acromegaly, was 7.20 feet tall. Prior to 1973, Roussimoff was billed as having a height of 6.90 feet and his true height is the subject of some dispute.
It's about nine-tenths as tall as Shaq.
In other words, 6.250 feet is 0.870 times the height of Shaq, and the height of Shaq is 1.10 times that amount.(Shaquille O'Neal) (1972-) (professional basketball player, most famously of the Los Angeles Lakers)
Shaq is 7.20 feet tall. Shaq maintains an active interest in police work and has served as a reserve officer in both Los Angeles, California and Miami, Florida while playing for NBA franchises in those cities.
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as tall as Muggsy Bogues.
In other words, the height of Muggsy Bogues is 0.830 times 6.250 feet.(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 5.20 feet 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 four-fifths as tall as a Christmas Tree (artificial).
In other words, 6.250 feet is 0.830 times the height of a Christmas Tree (artificial), and the height of a Christmas Tree (artificial) is 1.20 times that amount.(artificial; average height)
The most common height of an artificial Christmas Tree is 7.50 feet. According to the most recent USDA Census of Agriculture, a total of 1,389.59 sq. km (343,374 acres) of Christmas Trees were farmed in the US in 2007.
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It's about one-and-three-tenths times as tall as Danny DeVito.
In other words, the height of Danny DeVito is 0.770 times 6.250 feet.(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 4.90 feet 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-two-fifths times as tall as Gary Coleman.
In other words, the height of Gary Coleman is 0.710 times 6.250 feet.(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 4.60 feet 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-a-half times as tall as Matt Roloff.
In other words, the height of Matt Roloff is 0.670 times 6.250 feet.(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 4.30 feet. 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