It's about one-third as tall as The Hollywood Sign.
In other words, the height of The Hollywood Sign is 2.90 times 204 inches.(a.k.a. Hollywoodland Sign) (Mount Lee, Hollywood Hills, Santa Monica Mountains, California)
Each of the white letters in the Hollywood Sign measures 590 inches tall. Built as an advertisement in 1923, the sign was intended to stand for only eighteen months.
It's about three times as tall as a Refrigerator (Side-by-side).
In other words, 204 inches is 2.890 times the height of a Refrigerator (Side-by-side), and the height of a Refrigerator (Side-by-side) is 0.3460 times that amount.(a.k.a. Fridge, a.k.a Icebox) (for G.E. Profile model no. PSDW3YGXSS; total exterior height)
A common refrigerator model measures 70.50 inches in total exterior height. When General Electric released its first widely-marketed refrigerator — the "Monitor Top" model — in 1927, it sold over one million units.
It's about three times as tall as Napoleon.
In other words, the height of Napoleon is 0.330 times 204 inches.(a.k.a. Napoleon Bonaparte; a.k.a. Napoleon I, a.k.a. Napoleone di Buonaparte) (1759-1821) (French leader)
Despite his frequent characterizations as much shorter than average, Napoleon was a period-average height of approximately 67 inches. The mis-characterizations have been attributed to British propaganda and to the confusion between French and British units of measurements used at the time.
It's about three times as tall as Muggsy Bogues.
In other words, 204 inches is 3.20 times the height of Muggsy Bogues, and the height of Muggsy Bogues is 0.310 times that amount.(Tyrone Curtis Bogues) (1965-) (professional basketball player, most famously of the Charlotte Hornets)
Muggsy Bogues, the shortest player to ever play in the NBA, is 63 inches tall. Following his retirement from playing, he went on to coach the WNBA's Charlotte Sting, where he was also shorter than any of the players he coached.
It's about three-and-a-half times as tall as Danny DeVito.
In other words, the height of Danny DeVito is 0.290 times 204 inches.(a.k.a. Daniel Michael DeVito, Jr.) (1944-) (actor)
Danny DeVito, best known for his role as Louie De Palma in the 1978-83 television series Taxi, is 59 inches tall. After graduating from high school, DeVito became a licensed cosmetician and it was out of interest in cosmetology that he first enrolled at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts and later began to study acting.
It's about one-fourth as long as a Bowling Lane.
In other words, 204 inches is 0.270490 times the length of a Bowling Lane, and the length of a Bowling Lane is 3.6970 times that amount.(USBC specifications; tenpin; including pin deck)
According to the United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling lane should measure 754.170 inches. In a Professional Bowling Association game, the lane must be lubricated by about 25 ml (0.85 fl. oz) of oil.
It's about three-and-a-half times as tall as Gary Coleman.
In other words, the height of Gary Coleman is 0.270 times 204 inches.(a.k.a. Gary Wayne Coleman) (1978-2009) (actor)
Gary Coleman, most famous for his role as Arnold Jackson on the sitcom Diff'rent Strokes was 55 inches tall. His small stature was a result of a congenital kidney disease. Coleman worked as a security guard since following his career as an actor.