How old was King Tut when he ruled Egypt?

Answer King Tutankhamen (Tut), began ruling Egypt in 1333 BC at the age of 10. He ruled for nine years. According to the New York Times, King Tut most likely died of malaria.Source:"The New York Times"; M... Read More »

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Who ruled ancient Egypt?

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When did King Tut rule Egypt?

Tutankhamun, a pharaoh of Egypt's 18th Dynasty ruled from approximately 1332 to 1322 B.C. The young king ascended the throne at the age of 10 following the death of his father, Akhenaten. Tutankham... Read More »

When did King Djoser of Egypt live?

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What dynasty ruled the longest in ancient Egypt?

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