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How Tall Is Barron Trump? Internet Goes Wild Over Former First Son's Height

Jul. 9 2021, Published 6:22 a.m. ET

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Social media erupted when a new image of Melania Trump out with her teenage son Barron Trump surfaced, showing the 15-year-old towering over the former model.

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Barron was photographed on Wednesday, July 7, exiting Trump Tower in Manhattan and standing considerably taller than the 51-year-old.

The former first son wore a dark long-sleeve top tucked into jeans and carried his mother's bag for her.

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Last month, former President Donald Trump marveled at his son's height at a North Carolina GOP convention. "Barron is 6-foot-7, can you believe it?" the proud papa, 75, said. "And he’s 15."

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"Eric is short — he’s only 6-foot-6," he joked of his 37-year-old son, who used to be the tallest Trump. Meanwhile, Melania stands at 5-foot-11 inches and the Celebrity Apprentice alum is said to be 6-foot-3.

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Barron also towers over the rest of his siblings: Donald Jr. is reportedly 6-foot-1, Ivanka is 5-foot-11 and Tiffany is 5-foot-8.

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Barron is rarely in the limelight or photographed, which may be why people were so shocked to see his growth spurt.

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Since leaving office, the former first family relocated to Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. Since the resort closes in summer, Trump has reportedly been staying in Bedminster, NJ.

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Scroll down to see the reactions to Barron's height.

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NBA Future

Many users suggested Barron should consider a career in professional basketball, due to his tall stature.

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Where does the time go?

"So apparently Barron Trump just lives ageless in my head because I somehow thought he was still 12," one user remarked.

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Jealous

"why does barron trump get to be 6’7 but i don’t," another lamented.

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Off Limits

Chelsea Clinton — the daughter of former President Bill Clinton and Hillary Clinton — asked that people don't comment on children's appearances. However, she did not name Barron.

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Relief

Some users feared that the teen was trending for a different reason.

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Deja Vu

"I swear every month Barron Trump trends cause people remember hes tall," one user noted.

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