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Tallest pyramid

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  • Who: The Great Pyramid

  • What: Tallest pyramid

  • Where: Egypt

The pyramid of Khufu at Giza, Egypt, is the world's tallest. Also known as the Great Pyramid, it was 146.7 m (481.4 ft) high when completed around 4,500 years ago, but erosion and vandalism have reduced its height to 137.5 m (451.4 ft) high today.

Khufu is also known as Cheops in Greek.


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