On Tuesday night at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Florida, former president Donald Trump delivered his major declaration regarding a bid for the White House in 2024. A different Trump family member, though, in some ways towered over or stole the show.
The former president’s son, 16-year-old Barron Trump, made a rare public appearance at his father’s celebration on Tuesday night.
The teen reminded everyone of how absurdly tall he is, which generated a flood of comments on social media.
Barron could be seen strolling into the Mar-a-Lago gathering on numerous videos while standing a good head taller than everyone else. He is expanding like a plant, and that is an understatement.
Caleb Hull tweeted, “Barron Trump is an absolute unit.”
Barron Trump is an absolute unit pic.twitter.com/5zq0eqQFe4
— Caleb Hull (@CalebJHull) November 16, 2022
Others noted that he was beginning to resemble the former president.
From earlier: Members of Donald Trump’s immediate family and other guests arriving ahead of tonight’s announcement at Mar-a-Lago, including Barron Trump, Eric and Lara Trump, Kimberly Guilfoyle, and Jason Miller pic.twitter.com/D5btPZzBWT
— Brendan Gutenschwager (@BGOnTheScene) November 16, 2022
Looks just like his daddy.
— 🇺🇸 Art in Cowtown 🇺🇸 (@artfromtex) November 16, 2022
Barron reportedly outgrew not only his father but also his older siblings, Donald Trump Jr. and Eric Trump, last year, standing an astounding 6 feet 7 inches tall.
It ought to be emphasized that his real height isn’t made public, thus he might actually be taller now.
Did y’all see Barron Trump tonight? A Strong, 6’7” and a solid lookin young man. 🇺🇸TRUMP2040🇺🇸?
— Larry Andress #justheretolaughpatriot (@LarryAndress2) November 16, 2022
“How tall is Barron now? He’s got to be around 6’8″. I thought he was some giant secret service dude at first!” Tweeted one Twitter user.
How tall is Barron now? He's got to be around 6'8".
I thought he was some giant secret service dude at first!
— Savage Golden Advice 🇺🇲🇺🇲🇺🇲 (@RichardStiller4) November 16, 2022
For the same reason, the adolescent gained notoriety earlier this year when he was pictured next to a very tiny woman, who gave the impression that he was the world’s tallest teenager.
Barron Trump. pic.twitter.com/q5SuVX5HF6
— B (@TheBarronTrump1) June 19, 2022
Despite the picture receiving tens of thousands of likes earlier this year, Snopes claims it was actually taken during a Mother’s Day event in 2021.
Barron Trump hails from a fairly tall family, yet it’s unknown if there is an exceptionally tall person in his pedigree. His mother, Melania Trump, a former first lady, is taller than the typical woman at 5 feet 11 in height. According to reports, his father, the former president, is 6 ft 3 in.
My advice to Barron Trump, who is 6 feet 5 inches tall like me, is to learn to ignore the persistent “Do you play basketball?” inquiries and to be ready to pick things up from the top shelf for smaller people for the remainder of his life.
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