Tutankhamun is believed to be the son of akhenaten and his secondary wife kiya at 9 years of age tutankhamun succeeded his father to the throne he was originally named tut-ankh-aten, (the living image of aten) but changed to tutankhamun as he tried to steer egypt back to the worship of the state god amun-ra. Tutankhamun the boy king 1336–1327 bc it is ironic that the egyptian king who is most famous today was a little known and unimportant pharaoh in his own time. Here are some facts about king tut tutankhamen was the king of the egypt his rule egypt as the pharaoh for 10 years until his death at the age of 19, it was around 1324 bc king tut recollect for his governess for reserve the tumultuous religious reforms of his father, pharaoh akhenaton, tutankhamen’s legacy was largely negating by his. King tut, unraveling the mysteries of tutankhamun - egypt's boy pharaoh has fascinated the world since the first glimpse of his tomb in 1922 now modern forensics and high-tech imaging offer new insights into his life--and death.
King tutankhamen (or tutankhamun) ruled egypt as pharaoh for 10 years until his death at age 19, around 1324 bc although his rule was notable for reversing the. King tut, unraveling the mysteries of tutankhamun - egypt's boy pharaoh has fascinated the world since the first glimpse of his tomb in 1922 king tut, unraveling the mysteries of tutankhamun - egypt's boy pharaoh has fascinated the world since the first glimpse of his tomb in 1922. Tutankhamun: the life and death of a pharaoh [christine el mahdy] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers 'when archeologist howard carter shined his flashlight through a hole in the door of tutankhamun's tomb. Tutankhamun (also spelled as tutankhaten and sometimes called king tut) was a pharaoh of ancient egypt from about 1334 bc to 1323 bc he became pharaoh of the 18th dynasty (royal family) during the new kingdom at 9 years old. Tutankhamun was an egyptian pharaoh who became well-known after the discovery of his intact tomb in egypt's valley of the kings in 1922 he was the 12th pharaoh of the 18th dynasty of ancient egypt and was the son of akhenaten who was commonly known as the 'heretic king.
King tutankhamun lived between roughly 1343 and 1323 bc credit: horemweb | wikimedia tutankhamun was an egyptian pharaoh who was buried in a lavish tomb filled with gold artifacts in the valley of the kings his tomb, given the modern-day name kv 62, was discovered in 1922 by an archaeological team led by british egyptologist. Tutankhamun was an egyptian pharaoh of the 18th dynasty during the new kingdom (ca 1332–1323 bce) this video discusses tutankhamun's tomb, excavation and the events of.
Tutankhamen was the twelfth king of the eighteenth egyptian dynasty (reigned 1361–1352 bce ) although his reign was relatively unimportant, tutankhamen became the most famous of the pharaohs (egyptian kings) when his treasure-filled tomb was discovered in the early twentieth century. Tutankhamun (redirected from king tutankhamen this article contains egyptian hieroglyphs without proper rendering support, you may see question marks, boxes, or. News about tutankhamen commentary and archival information about tutankhamen from the new york times. Who was king tut (tutankhamun) who was king tut by jimmy dunn who exactly was king tut, known during his early life as tutankhuaten (or.
Decoration of tomb king tut_ tutankhamun only the burial chamber in the tomb of tutankhamun was decorated which is unusual because in royal tombs almost all of the. #7 king tut is the most famous pharaoh of ancient egypt the valley of the kings is a valley in egypt where tombs were constructed for the pharaohs and powerful nobles. King tutankhamun tomb secrets of king tutankhamun king tutankhamun tomb in the valley of the kings his treasures, his life & death ,his curse and.
Watch video king tutankhamun (c 1341 bce to c 1323 bce), colloquially known as king tut, was the 12th pharaoh of the 18th egyptian dynasty, in power from approximately 1332 to 1323 bce during his reign, tutankhamun accomplished little. A life-sized mannequin of tutankhumun, discovered in his tomb © tutankhamun, the 11th pharaoh of the 18th dynasty of ancient egypt, was unremarkable, is famous due to the discovery of his completely intact tomb by. Sunni: the life and love of king tutankhamun's wife [julianna boyer] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers the historical figure of king tut comes alive in the novel sunni: the life and love of king tutankhamun's wife the dramatic story of the boy pharaoh of egypt has fascinated the world for generations. Tutankhamun (/ˌtuːtənkɑːˈmuːn/[a] alternatively spelled with tutenkh-, -amen, -amon) was an egyptian pharaoh of the 18th dynasty (ruled c 1332–1323 bc in the conventional chronology), during the period of egyptian history known as the new kingdom or sometimes the new empire period. King tut king tutankhamun life little is known of king tut beyond his name, age, and the fact that he was a pharaoh king, but there is endless speculation. Who was the boy pharaoh, king tutankhamun of all the names from egyptian history, few names are as well known and yet remain as shrouded in mystery as that of the legendary boy king, tutankhamun.