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How long is 73,000 minutes?
It's about as long as The First US Continental Congress
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The length of The First US Continental Congress is about 73,000 minutes.
(1774) (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
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It's about three-fourths as long as The Voyage of the Mayflower
The length of The Voyage of the Mayflower is about 95,000 minutes.
(1620)
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It's about seven-tenths as long as Columbus' voyage to America
The length of Columbus' voyage to America is about 100,000 minutes.
(1492) (first voyage)
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It's about one-and-three-fifths times as long as a William Henry Harrison's Presidency
The length of a William Henry Harrison's Presidency is about 45,380 minutes.
(a.k.a. William Henry Harrison, a.k.a. "Tippecanoe," a.k.a. "Old Tippecanoe") (1841)
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It's about half as long as The First spaceflight (Sputnik)
The length of The First spaceflight (Sputnik) is about 130,000 minutes.
(a.k.a. Sputnik 1, a.k.a. Спутник-1, a.k.a. "Satellite-1", a.k.a. Простейший Спутник-1) (1957) (total time in orbit)
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It's about half as long as The Spanish-American War
The length of The Spanish-American War is about 157,000 minutes.
(1898)
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It's about half as long as The First artificial heart patient's survival
The length of The First artificial heart patient's survival is about 161,000 minutes.
(1982) (Dr. Barney Bailey Clark; first permanent, pneumatic device)
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It's about three-and-a-half times as long as Boniface VI's reign
The length of Boniface VI's reign is about 22,000 minutes.
(AD 896)
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It's about six times as long as The Apollo 11 Mission
The length of The Apollo 11 Mission is about 11,718.60 minutes.
(1969) (total mission length)
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It's about eleven times as long as The Voyage of the Titanic
The length of The Voyage of the Titanic is about 6,620 minutes.
(a.k.a. RMS Titanic) (1912) (from Southampton, Hampshire, England to near the Grand Banks of Newfoundland)
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It's about twenty times as long as The Great Chicago Fire
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The length of The Great Chicago Fire is about 3,000 minutes.
(1871) (Chicago, Illinois)
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It's about one-twentieth as long as The Korean War
The length of The Korean War is about 1,624,000 minutes.
(1951-53) (to armistice signing)
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It's about one-thirtieth as long as The US Civil War
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The length of The US Civil War is about 2,100,000 minutes.
(a.k.a. War Between the States, a.k.a. the Great Rebellion, a.k.a. the War of the Rebellion) (1861-65) (United States)
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It's about one-thirtieth as long as The First walk around the world
The length of The First walk around the world is about 2,258,000 minutes.
(1970 - 1974) (Dave, John, and Peter Kunst) (including time in recovery)
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It's about one-thirtieth as long as World War I
The length of World War I is about 2,300,000 minutes.
(a.k.a. First World War, a.k.a. Great War, a.k.a. World War, a.k.a. War to End All Wars, a.k.a. WWI, a.k.a. WW1) (1914 - 1918)
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