Former Largest Cities
Formerly was among the largest cities in the world.
- Ancient Merv Around 1150 A.D.
- Ancient Thebes Largest city around 2000 B.C.
- Cordoba From 920-1000 A.D.
- Gyeongju During the Unified Silla period (618AD to 918AD), Gyeonju's peak population likely reached 1,000,000 inhabitants (wiki)
- Imperial Palace Beijing, 1425-1625
- Istanbul From 350-550 A.D.
- Pyramids (Memphis) Memphis was largest city from 3100 B.C. to 2800 B.C.
- Rome From 0-300 A.D.
- Site of Carthage Around 300 B.C.
- Teotihuacan 150-450 AD
- Tower of London London, 1820-1915
- Yin Xu Around 1300 B.C.
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