10 Things you don’t know about Egypt

#1
The Statue of Liberty was intended for Egypt

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#2
The pyramids were built by paid laborers. Not slaves. That’s a myth by Herodotus, the Greek historian

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#3
The lost Egyptian city of Heracleion was found after 1200 years under the sea.

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#4
The first sailing boats were invented in Egypt.

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#5
There are still unexplored passageways in the Great Pyramid of Giza in Egypt

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#6
Ancient Egypt King Tutankhamun died at the age of 18.

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#7
In the Land of the Pharaohs of Egypt, beer was the national currency.

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#8
No Egyptian president has left office without being arrested or dying, so far until 2015

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Ousted Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak sits behind bars during his retrial at the Police Academy in Cairo on April 15, 2013

#9
Cleopatra was the first, in the dynasty of Greek rulers of Egypt, who could speak Egyptian.

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#10
The current library at Alexandria has a copy of all the web pages on every website on the Internet since it started in 1996.

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