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How long is 2,000 fortnights?

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It's about four-fifths as long as Pepi II's reign.
In other words, the length of Pepi II's reign is 1 times 2,000 fortnights.
(a.k.a. Neferkare) (2278 BCE - 2184 BCE)
It's about two-and-a-half times as long as Pius IX's reign.
In other words, 2,000 fortnights is 2.422 times the length of Pius IX's reign, and the length of Pius IX's reign is 0.4129 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Pope Blessed Pius IX, a.k.a. Giovanni Maria Mastai-Ferretti) (1792-1878)
It's about three-tenths as long as a Giant Tortoise's Lifespan.
In other words, 2,000 fortnights is 0.31 times the length of a Giant Tortoise's Lifespan, and the length of a Giant Tortoise's Lifespan is 3.2 times that amount.
(for Adwaita, an Aldabra Giant Tortoise) (Dipsochelys dussumieri, formerly Geochelone gigantea)
It's about six-and-a-half times as long as FDR's Presidential Term.
In other words, 2,000 fortnights is 6.331 times the length of FDR's Presidential Term, and the length of FDR's Presidential Term is 0.158 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Franklin Roosevelt, a.k.a. Franklin Delano Roosevelt) (1933-45)
It's about eight times as long as King Tut's reign.
In other words, the length of King Tut's reign is 0.1 times 2,000 fortnights.
(a.k.a. Tutankhamun, a.k.a. Tutankhaten, a.k.a. tVwa:t-ʕa:nəx-ʔaˡma:n) (1333 BCE - 1324 BCE)
It's about nine times as long as The Revolutionary War (American).
In other words, 2,000 fortnights is 9.15 times the length of The Revolutionary War (American), and the length of The Revolutionary War (American) is 0.1093 times that amount.
(a.k.a. American War of Independence) (1775-83)
It's about twelve times as long as The Construction of the Chunnel.
In other words, the length of The Construction of the Chunnel is 0.08333 times 2,000 fortnights.
(a.k.a. Channel Tunnel, a.k.a. Le tunnel sous la Manche) (1987 thru 1994) (Folkstone, Kent, UK to Coquelles, Pas-de-Calais, France)