1347 BC - 1400 BC

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Ankhesenamun (ˁnḫ-s-n-imn, "Her Life Is of Amun"; c. 1348 or c. 1342 – after 1322 BC) was a queen who lived during the 18th Dynasty of Egypt as the pharaoh Akhenaten's daughter and subsequently became the Great Royal Wife of pharaoh Tutankhamun. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ankhesenamun has received more than 1,633,947 page views. Her biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 43 in 2019). Ankhesenamun is the 20th most popular companion, the 30th most popular biography from Egypt (up from 31st in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Egyptian Companion.

Ankhesenamun was the last pharaoh of the 18th dynasty. She was the wife of Pharaoh Tutankhamun, and the mother of Pharaoh Tutankhamun. She is most famous for being the daughter of Pharaoh Akhenaten and Nefertiti.

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Among companions, Ankhesenamun ranks 20 out of 687Before her are Madame de Pompadour, Mihrimah Sultan, Mary Boleyn, Roxana, Lucretia, and Nefertari. After her are Nurbanu Sultan, Messalina, Aspasia, Jane Seymour, Françoise d'Aubigné, Marquise de Maintenon, and Joseph Bonaparte.

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Among people born in 1347 BC, Ankhesenamun ranks 1 Among people deceased in 1400 BC, Ankhesenamun ranks 1After her are Ay, Thutmose IV, Meritaten, Kiya, Amenhotep, son of Hapu, Arnuwanda II, Tadukhipa, Yuya, Mutnedjmet, Neferneferuaten Tasherit, and Neferneferure.

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Ankhesenamun ranks 30 out of 520Before her are Diophantus (201), Khafra (-2550), Seti I (-1323), Ramesses I (-1300), Khufu (-2700), and Nefertari (-1290). After her are Omar Sharif (1932), Miriam (-1400), Caesarion (-47), Horemheb (-1319), Athanasius of Alexandria (295), and Demis Roussos (1946).


Among companions born in Egypt, Ankhesenamun ranks 3Before her are Nefertiti (-1400) and Nefertari (-1290). After her are Fawzia Fuad of Egypt (1921), Tiye (-1398), Arsinoe II (-316), Meritamen (-1400), Nazli Sabri (1894), Bintanath (-1300), Farida of Egypt (1921), Tjuyu (-1401), and Suzanne Mubarak (1941).