Joe RoganA controversial podcast host, comedian, and TV presenter. You might know him as the host of The Podcast. Fear FactorAs a UFC commentator and as the host of his famed podcast. Joe Rogan Experience. You probably know him best for his political headlines. “cancel culture,”More.
Rogan’s controversy and celebrity seem to make it appear that Rogan is smaller than the rest of the world. Some rumors indicate the podcaster’s height is only 5 feet 3 inches, while others believe that’s just a tall tale. So, how did these questions come to be—and is Joe Rogan really as short as the internet believes?
Why People Think Joe Rogan Is 5’3”
Some Los Angeles residents saw skywriting in June 2021 as part of a proposal for marriage. The last lineThis is the skywriting clearly stated. “Joe Rogan is literally 5 foot 3.”
It is certainly unusual to include this in a proposal. But, it’s also a strange thing to lie about—which may be why the rumor got out of control
Once photos of the skywriting reached Reddit, gossip about Rogan’s height spread across the internet like wildfire. Reddit and Twitter users everywhere wanted answers, thinking that perhaps this skywriting was bringing an important fact to the public’s attention.
Joe Rogan’s Actual Height
Due to the mounting interest in Rogan’s height, many investigations went underway. SnopesAfter a thorough debunking, Rogan came forward to confirm that the skywriting proclamation was false. The proof was in the pudding after examining Rogan’s height compared to other celebrities in photos. The photographic evidence aligns with the height listed on Rogan’s IMDb page: 5ft 7 and one-half in
Rogan’s Wikipedia page now also lists him as standing at 5-foot-8, making it Rogan’s widely agreed upon height. While 5-foot-8 may still seem on the shorter side for some, it’s actually perfectly average. Rogan is right in the middle of the vast majority of American men at 5-foot-9.
It turned out that Rogan actually tweeted his true height in 2015! Rogan didn’t realize his size would soon be so widely disputed.
So, while Joe Rogan’s height may be average, the attention his height has gotten is sky-high. Now we know that if you want to spread serious rumors, hire a skywriter.