Who were the shortest U.S. presidents? How tall was George Washington? Does the taller candidate always win? Read on for answers… James Madison – 5’4″ You may have heard political pundits make statements indicating that taller candidates have an advantage over shorter opponents. See Also: 100+ Famous Short Men (Sortable List) There are even claims (or misinformation) that since the turn of the century, the taller of the two U.S. presidential candidates has always won. Spoiler alert: this is simply…