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1507 BC - 1458 BC

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Hatshepsut (; also Hatchepsut; Egyptian: ḥꜣt-špswt "Foremost of Noble Ladies"; or archaically Hatasu c. 1507–1458 BC) was an ancient Egyptian pharaoh, the fifth pharaoh of the Eighteenth Dynasty of Egypt. As the principal wife of Thutmose II, Hatshepsut initially ruled as regent to Thutmose III. While Thutmose III had inherited the throne at about two years old, Hatshepsut continued to rule by asserting her lineage as the daughter and only child of Thutmose I and his primary wife, Ahmose. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hatshepsut has received more than 3,955,160 page views. Her biography is available in 80 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 74 in 2019). Hatshepsut is the 114th most popular politician (up from 127th in 2019), the 10th most popular biography from Egypt and the 5th most popular Egyptian Politician.

Hatshepsut was the first female pharaoh of Egypt. She ruled for over 20 years and is most famous for her building projects.

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Among politicians, Hatshepsut ranks 114 out of 15,577Before her are Hermann Göring, Isabella I of Castile, Yasser Arafat, Pepin the Short, Louis XIII of France, and Philip II of Macedon. After her are Tiberius, Clovis I, Diocletian, Cyrus the Great, Mustafa I, and Murad I.

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Among people born in 1507 BC, Hatshepsut ranks 1 Among people deceased in 1458 BC, Hatshepsut ranks 1After her is Iset.

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Hatshepsut ranks 10 out of 582Before her are Ptolemy (100), Nefertiti (-1400), Akhenaten (-1400), Euclid (-350), Hypatia (350), and Yasser Arafat (1929). After her are Catherine of Alexandria (287), Joshua (-1355), Amenhotep III (-1403), Origen (185), Anthony the Great (251), and Imhotep (-2800).


Among politicians born in Egypt, Hatshepsut ranks 5Before her are Cleopatra (-69), Tutankhamun (-1341), Akhenaten (-1400), and Yasser Arafat (1929). After her are Amenhotep III (-1403), Rudolf Hess (1894), Hosni Mubarak (1928), Anwar Sadat (1918), Gamal Abdel Nasser (1918), Seti I (-1323), and Khafra (-2550).