Seven Wonders of the World

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The seven wonders of the world (by ancient classification) are, in chronological order:

So, two each of the wonders were within the territories of today's Egypt, Greece and Turkey and one in Iraq. The only surviving wonder is the initially built one, the pyramid. The wonder with the shortest life span was the Colossus of Rhodes, which could keep its erect posture for only 56 years before being broken down by an earthquake.