For men: Gul Mohammad at 22.5 inches, and for women: Pauline Musters at 23 inches. But there was another woman who only weighed 4.7 lbs, Lucia Zarate, born in 1864 San Carlo, Mexico and died in 1890 Her condition was called Primordial Dwarfism. When she was 1 year old, she was as big as she was going to get. Her height was estimated at 21.5 inches. She died of hypothermia.