It's about 60 times as tall as Hervé Villechaize.
In other words, the height of Hervé Villechaize is 0.017 times 156.740 cubits.(a.k.a. Hervé Jean-Pierre Villechaize) (1943-1993) (actor)
Hervé Villechaize, most famous for his role as Tattoo on the 1978-84 television series Fantasy Island, was an LP with a height of 2.60 cubits. Villechaize's form of dwarfism, spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia-brachydactyly and distinctive speech (SED-BDS), is also known as "Tattoo dysplasia" or "Fantasy Island syndrome."
It's about 65 times as tall as Kenny Baker.
In other words, the height of Kenny Baker is 0.015 times 156.740 cubits.(a.k.a. Kenneth George Baker) (1934-) (actor)
Kenny Baker, most famous for his role as R2-D2 in the Star Wars film franchise, is an LP with a height of 2.40 cubits. Baker and his wife, Eileen, both made brief appearances as the small, woodland creatures known as Ewoks in the 1984 Star Wars movie, Star Wars: Return of the Jedi (a.k.a. Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi).
It's about one-seventieth as tall as a Puncak Jaya.
In other words, 156.740 cubits is 0.01467 times the height of a Puncak Jaya, and the height of a Puncak Jaya is 68.170 times that amount.(a.k.a. Mt. Carstensz, a.k.a. Carstensz Pyramid, a.k.a. Nemangkawi, a.k.a. Carstensz Toppen, a.k.a. Gunung Sukarno) (Papua province, Indonesia)
The highest point in Oceania (and therefore one of the seven summits) peak of Puncak Jaya is 10,680 cubits. Dutch explorer Jan Carstenszoon, the mountain's namesake, is said to have been ridiculed for claiming to have seen snow near the equator when he reported his discovery of the peak in 1623.
It's about one-seventieth as tall as a Vinson Massif.
In other words, 156.740 cubits is 0.01465 times the height of a Vinson Massif, and the height of a Vinson Massif is 68.260 times that amount.(a.k.a. Mount Vinson) (Antarctica)
Mount Vinson, the highest peak of the Vinson Massif mountain, reaches 10,700 cubits at its peak. The mountain is named after Georgia Congressman Carl Vinson who emphatically promoted Antarctic exploration in the 1930s.
It's about one-eightieth as tall as Mount Elbrus.
In other words, 156.740 cubits is 0.0127 times the height of Mount Elbrus, and the height of Mount Elbrus is 78.740 times that amount.(a.k.a. Mingi Tau, a.k.a. Эльбрус, a.k.a. იალბუზი) (Karachay-Cherkessia and Kabardino-Balkaria, Russia) (west summit)
The west summit of the dual-summit volcano Mount Elbrus is 12,340 cubits at its peak and is the highest peak in both Russia and the European continent. Until 1976, a cable car would take visitors to the mountain as far up as the Garabashi camp, located at an elevation of 8,311 cubits.
It's about 80 times as tall as General Tom Thumb.
In other words, 156.740 cubits is 79 times the height of General Tom Thumb, and the height of General Tom Thumb is 0.013 times that amount.(a.k.a. Charles Sherwood Stratton) (1838-1883) (circus performer; height at death)
General Tom Thumb was an LP with a height (at his death) of 2 cubits. Thumb stopped growing at 1.40 cubits when he was five years old, but resumed growth in his teens which continued through the remainder of his life.
It's about one-eightieth as tall as a Kilimanjaro.
In other words, 156.740 cubits is 0.012165 times the height of a Kilimanjaro, and the height of a Kilimanjaro is 82.2030 times that amount.(a.k.a. Mount Kilimanjaro) (Tanzania) (to Uhuru peak; 2008 gravimeter measurement)
Kilimanjaro rises to 12,884.50 cubits at its peak. An isolated peak with no surrounding mountain range, Kilimanjaro is considered the world's tallest freestanding mountain.