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Ridiculous History

The Prussian King Friedrich Wilhelm I Tried To Make An Army of Super Tall Soldiers

35:00 | Jun 20th

Prussian King Friedrich Wilhelm was fascinated by all things military, but the crown jewel of his army was a group known as the Potsdam Giants -- men recruited on the basis of their height alone. If these tall boys, teens and men didn't want to sign ...Show More