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Here Are 10 Surprising Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About The Pentagon. Wow.

Here Are 10 Surprising Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About The Pentagon. Wow.

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The Pentagon is one of the most famous buildings in the world. You don't get a status like that without having some interesting facts that most people don't know about. Here are 10 of the best ones we could find. #8 is pretty crazy, I can't believe how people get from floor to floor in the building. 1.) It wasn't supposed to be for the DoD. Imgur President Franklin D. Roosevelt never intended the Pentagon to be the home of the Department of Defense. In the 1930's he commissioned another building for the War and Navy departments, but they quickly outgrew that space. That's when FDR ordered a new building that could accommodate 40,000 employees and 10,000 cars. The old War Department building is now the State D...