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Friday 16 Feb 2018: Eiffel Tower to be demolished in 1909
The Eiffel Tower originally only had a permit for 20 years and was planned to be pulled down in 1909. When the permit expired, the City of Paris decided to keep it after all, because the French military and government found it very useful for radio communications.

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