Ramesses I

1300 BC - 1290 BC

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Menpehtyre Ramesses I (or Ramses) was the founding pharaoh of ancient Egypt's 19th Dynasty. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ramesses I has received more than 1,258,496 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 48 in 2019). Ramesses I is the 26th most popular nobleman (down from 23rd in 2019), the 31st most popular biography from Egypt (down from 27th in 2019) and the most popular Nobleman.

Ramesses I is most famous for being the founder of the 19th dynasty of Egypt. He was the son of Seti I and Queen Tuya. He was also the father of Ramesses II.

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Among noblemen, Ramesses I ranks 26 out of 842Before him are Harold Harefoot, Anne of Austria, Şehzade Mehmed, Rollo, Philippe I, Duke of Orléans, and Grand Duchess Olga Nikolaevna of Russia. After him are Diana, Princess of Wales, Eleanor of Aquitaine, Edward VII, Charles the Bold, Naruhito, and Rainier III, Prince of Monaco.

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Among people born in 1300 BC, Ramesses I ranks 1After him are Merneptah, Seti II, Muwatalli II, Setnakhte, Tukulti-Ninurta I, Bintanath, Suppiluliuma II, Tudḫaliya IV, Wu Ding, Amun-her-khepeshef, and Henutmire. Among people deceased in 1290 BC, Ramesses I ranks 1

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Ramesses I ranks 31 out of 582Before him are Diophantus (201), Seti I (-1323), Hero of Alexandria (10), Khafra (-2550), Athanasius of Alexandria (295), and Miriam (-1400). After him are Omar Sharif (1932), Ankhesenamun (-1347), Caesarion (-47), Demis Roussos (1946), Menkaure (-2001), and Horemheb (-1319).

Among NOBLEMEN In Egypt

Among noblemen born in Egypt, Ramesses I ranks 1After him are Ramesses III (-1217), Ramesses VI (-1175), Setnakhte (-1300), Ramesses IX (-1150), Neferirkare Kakai (-2483), Robert II, Count of Artois (1250), Dina bint Abdul-Hamid (1929), and Ahmose, son of Ebana (-1600).