Amenhotep I

1530 BC - 1503 BC

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Amenhotep I () (Ancient Egyptian: jmn-ḥtp(w) /jaˌmanuwˈħatpaw/ "Amun is satisfied"; Amarna cuneiform a-ma-an-ha-at-pe or -at-pa), Amenôthes I, or Amenophis I, (,) from Ancient Greek Ἀμένωφις , additionally King Djeserkere (transliteration: Ḏsr-k3-R`), was the second Pharaoh of the 18th Dynasty of Egypt. His reign is generally dated from 1526 to 1506 BC. He was a son of Ahmose I and Ahmose-Nefertari, but had at least two elder brothers, Ahmose-ankh and Ahmose Sapair, and was not expected to inherit the throne. However, sometime in the eight years between Ahmose I's 17th regnal year and his death, his heir apparent died and Amenhotep became crown prince. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Amenhotep I has received more than 649,898 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 45 in 2019). Amenhotep I is the 921st most popular politician (down from 812th in 2019).

Amenhotep I was the first Pharaoh of the 18th dynasty of Egypt. He is most famous for his military conquests.

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Among politicians, Amenhotep I ranks 921 out of 15,710Before him are Galla Placidia, Ptolemy XII Auletes, Alfonso XII of Spain, Vasili IV of Russia, Bashar al-Assad, and Haakon VII of Norway. After him are Andrei Gromyko, Augustus III of Poland, Feodor III of Russia, Lentulus Batiatus, Carol II of Romania, and Ferdinand VII of Spain.

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Among people born in 1530 BC, Amenhotep I ranks 1After him is Shuttarna I. Among people deceased in 1503 BC, Amenhotep I ranks 1

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