It's about as tall as Danny DeVito.
(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 0.055 shackles 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 nine-tenths as tall as Muggsy Bogues.
In other words, 0.055 shackles is 0.940 times the height of Muggsy Bogues, and the height of Muggsy Bogues is 1.10 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 0.058 shackles 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 one-and-one-tenth times as tall as Gary Coleman.
In other words, the height of Gary Coleman is 0.910 times 0.055 shackles.(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 0.051 shackles 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.
It's about nine-tenths as tall as Napoleon.
In other words, 0.055 shackles is 0.890 times the height of Napoleon, and the height of Napoleon is 1.10 times that amount.(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 0.062 shackles. 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 four-fifths as tall as a Refrigerator (Side-by-side).
In other words, 0.055 shackles is 0.8430 times the height of a Refrigerator (Side-by-side), and the height of a Refrigerator (Side-by-side) is 1.190 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 0.0653 shackles 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 one-and-one-fifth times as tall as Matt Roloff.
In other words, the height of Matt Roloff is 0.830 times 0.055 shackles.(1961-) (actor and reality television star)
Matt Roloff, most famous for his role on the reality television show Little People, Big World, is an LP with a height of 0.047 shackles. In 1985, Roloff stared as an Ewok — one of the small, woodland creatures from the Star Wars franchise — in the movie Ewoks: The Battle for Endor
It's about four-fifths as long as a Full Size Bed.
In other words, 0.055 shackles is 0.7920 times the length of a Full Size Bed, and the length of a Full Size Bed is 1.2630 times that amount.(North American/Australian standard; length; mattress only)
A Full-Size mattress measures 0.06944 shackles 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.