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Revision as of 12:31, 6 November 2014

The Chrysler Building.

The tallest buildings in the world have been:

  1. Tower of Babel
  2. Home Insurance Building (1885-1890)
  3. New York World Building (1890-1894)
  4. Manhattan Life Building (1894-1899)
  5. Park Row Building (1899-1901)
  6. Philadelphia City Hall (1901-1908)
  7. Singer Building (1908-1909)
  8. Metropolitan Life Tower (1909-1913)
  9. Woolworth Building (1913-1930)
  10. 40 Wall Street (1930)
  11. Chrysler Building (1930-1931) - since 2008 it is 90% owned by the government of Abu Dhabi.
  12. Empire State Building (1931-1972)
  13. World Trade Center (1972-1974)
  14. Sears Tower (1974-1998)
  15. Petronas Towers (1998-2004)
  16. Taipei World Financial Center (2004-2007)
  17. Burj Khalifa (since 2007)

The current tallest buildings in the world are:

  1. Burj Khalifa
  2. Shanghai Tower
  3. Abraj Al Bait Towers (601 meters)
  4. One World Trade Center
  5. CTF Finance Centre
  6. Taipei 101
  7. Shanghai World Financial Center
  8. International Commerce Centre
  9. Petronas Towers (452 meters)
  10. Greenland Square Zifeng Tower
  11. Willis Tower
  12. Kingkey 100
  13. Guangzhou International Finance Center
  14. Trump International Hotel & Tower
  15. Jin Mao Tower
  16. Princess Tower
  17. Al Hamra Tower
  18. Two International Finance Centre
  19. 23 Marina
  20. CITIC Plaza
  21. Capital Market Authority Headquarters
  22. Shun Hing Square
  23. Eton Place Dalian
  24. Empire State Building
  25. The Domain
  26. Elite Residence
  27. Central Plaza
  28. Bank of China Tower
  29. Bank of America Tower