distinguishing features Celebrity Women You Won't Believe Are Under Five Feet Tall  

Elise Hennigan
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These short celebrity women all have larger-than-life personas so it can come as a shock to see just how short they really are. Teeny tiny famous women like Veronica Lake and Lil' Kim rock the screen and command attention but if you encountered them in person, you'd probably be looking down at the top of their heads. These celebs under five feet tall aren't just short, they are really short. 

In our quest to know everything about celebrities, it's weirdly interesting to find out exactly how tall they are. It isn't always easy to know the true heights of short famous women; many insist on wearing towering heels and others frequently lie about their respective heights. But knowing their true statures can give us a better picture of what they are like in person. For all of you women out there who are under 5' tall, these celebrities are just like you! 


Lil' Kim is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Celebrity Women You Won't Believe Are Under Five Feet Tall
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Kimberly Denise Jones known by her stage name Lil' Kim, is an American rapper, songwriter, record producer, model, and actress. She was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, living much of her adolescent life on the streets after being expelled from home. In her teens, Jones would freestyle rap, ...more

Age: 42

Profession: Record producer, Rapper, Singer-songwriter, Model, Author, + more

Height: 4'11"

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Nicole Polizzi is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Celebrity Women You Won't Believe Are Under Five Feet Tall
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Nicole Elizabeth "Snooki" LaValle is an American reality television personality and dancer who is best known for being a cast member of the MTV reality show Jersey Shore and currently stars in Snooki & Jwoww. Since the show's debut in 2009, Polizzi has gained popularity by appearing on talks shows ...more

Age: 29

Profession: Television producer, Screenwriter, Actor, TV Personality

Height: 4'7"

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Tila Tequila is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Celebrity Women You Won't Believe Are Under Five Feet Tall
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Tila Nguyen, better known by her stage names Tila Tequila and Miss Tila, is an American model, television personality, singer, songwriter, actress, writer and blogger. Born in Singapore and raised in Houston, Texas, she first moved to California in 2001 to pursue her modeling career. After being ...more

Age: 35

Profession: Pornographic actor, Rapper, Singer-songwriter, Model, Singer, + more

Height: 4'10"

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Judy Garland is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Celebrity Women You Won't Believe Are Under Five Feet Tall
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Judy Garland was an American singer, actress, and vaudevillian. She was renowned for her vocals and attained international stardom which continued throughout a career that spanned more than 40 years as an actress in musical and dramatic roles, as a recording artist and on the concert stage. ...more

Age: Died at 47 (1922-1969)

Profession: Actor, Vaudeville Performer, Singer

Height: 4'11"

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#9 on The Greatest American Actresses of All Time

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