21 Marvelous Mausoleums Around The World (PHOTOS)

10/24/2010 11:08 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Through history, societies have commemorated their dead in various ways.

Here at the Huffington Post, we have put together a list of 21 iconic mausoleums or tombs, ancient and modern, that reflect people's need to immortalize the important figures of their time, or their own selves.

Famous Mausoleums