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7 famous buildings around the world that were rebuilt after devastating events

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  Just like France plans to do with Notre-Dame, people have been
  rebuilding famous buildings and monuments after
  devastating events for centuries. 
  
  In the US, the White House was rebuilt after the
  British burned the original down, and One World Trade Center in
  New York was built to replace the Twin Towers after 9/11.
  
  After World War II, London had to rebuild St.
    Paul's Cathedral. 
  
  
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  After the devastating fire that ravaged
  Notre-Dame this week, French President Emmanuel Macron
  announced a plan to rebuild the centuries-old cathedral in just
  five years. 

  This isn't the first famous monument to
  be destroyed by fire, nor will it be the first time that a
  beloved building or landmark will be rebuilt after devastating
  events. Whether destroyed by a fire or a deadly terror attack,
  cities all over the world have been rebuilding their landmarks
  for decades. 

  Here are some of the most impressive buildings that have been
  rebuilt throughout history.

  • Just like France plans to do with Notre-Dame, people have been rebuilding famous buildings and monuments after devastating events for centuries.
  • In the US, the White House was rebuilt after the British burned the original down, and One World Trade Center in New York was built to replace the Twin Towers after 9/11.
  • After World War II, London had to rebuild St. Paul's Cathedral.
  • Visit INSIDER.com for more stories.

After the devastating fire that ravaged Notre-Dame this week, French President Emmanuel Macron announced a plan to rebuild the centuries-old cathedral in just five years.

This isn't the first famous monument to be destroyed by fire, nor will it be the first time that a beloved building or landmark will be rebuilt after devastating events. Whether destroyed by a fire or a deadly terror attack, cities all over the world have been rebuilding their landmarks for decades.

Here are some of the most impressive buildings that have been rebuilt throughout history.

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