14 Months. The Chrysler Building was the tallest building in the world before the Empire State Building was completed in 1931.
More Geography Trivia
Alps. The highest mountain in the Alps is Mont Blanc.
King's Canyon National Park. In 1926, the 3500 year old General Grant Tree in King's Canyon National Park was designated the "Nation's Christmas tree".
Jamaica. Captain Henry Morgan used Jamaica as a base of buccaneer operations.
The Hawaiian Islands. A pineapple plant has only one fruit from each plant.
Santa Fe, New Mexico. Nestled at 7000 feet in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Santa Fe, New Mexico, is America's oldest capital city.
Fragrant Harbor. Hong Kong became a Special Administrative Region of China in 1997.