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How long is 87 inches?

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It's about as tall as Shaq.
(Shaquille O'Neal) (1972-) (professional basketball player, most famously of the Los Angeles Lakers)
It's about as tall as André the Giant.
(Andr( Ren( Ruossimoff) (1946-1993) (wrestler and actor; WWE kayfabe height)
It's about as tall as a Christmas Tree (artificial).
In other words, the height of a Christmas Tree (artificial) is 1 times 87 inches.
(artificial; average height)
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as long as a Queen Size Bed.
In other words, 87 inches is 1.088 times the length of a Queen Size Bed, and the length of a Queen Size Bed is 0.9191 times that amount.
(North American/Australian standard; length; mattress only)
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as long as a King Size Bed.
In other words, 87 inches is 1.088 times the length of a King Size Bed, and the length of a King Size Bed is 0.9191 times that amount.
(North American/Australian standard; length; mattress only)
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as tall as Michael Jordan.
In other words, the height of Michael Jordan is 0.909 times 87 inches.
(1963-) (professional basketball player, most famously of the Chicago Bulls)
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as long as a Full Size Bed.
In other words, 87 inches is 1.16 times the length of a Full Size Bed, and the length of a Full Size Bed is 0.8621 times that amount.
(North American/Australian standard; length; mattress only)
A Full-Size mattress measures 75 inches from head to foot. Although most antique beds were smaller than modern beds, it was not uncommon for beds in the medieval Europe to reach 5 sq. m (49 sq. ft) for those in positions of wealth or power.