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. The dates for his short reign are not completely known but the time-line of late 1292–1290 BC is frequently cited as well as 1295–1294 BC. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ramesses I has received more than 1,071,117 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 45 in 2019). Ramesses I is the 23rd most popular nobleman (up from 25th in 2019), the 27th most popular biography from Egypt (up from 32nd in 2019) and the most popular Egyptian 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 23 out of 843Before him are Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of Russia, Harold Harefoot, Philippe I, Duke of Orléans, El Cid, Anne of Austria, and William the Conqueror. After him are Eleanor of Aquitaine, Albert, Prince Consort, Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria, Edward VII, Grand Duchess Olga Nikolaevna of Russia, and Charles the Bold.

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

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Ramesses I ranks 27 out of 520Before him are Catherine of Alexandria (287), Ptolemy I Soter (-367), Hero of Alexandria (10), Diophantus (201), Khafra (-2550), and Seti I (-1323). After him are Khufu (-2700), Nefertari (-1290), Ankhesenamun (-1347), Omar Sharif (1932), Miriam (-1400), and Caesarion (-47).

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), Robert II, Count of Artois (1250), Neferirkare Kakai (-2483), Dina bint Abdul-Hamid (1929), and Ahmose, son of Ebana (-1600).