Ramesses IV

1200 BC - 1149 BC

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Heqamaatre Setepenamun Ramesses IV (also written Ramses or Rameses) was the third pharaoh of the Twentieth Dynasty of the New Kingdom of Ancient Egypt. He was the second son of Ramesses III and crown prince when his elder brother Amenherkhepshef died aged 15 in 1164 BC, when Ramesses was only 12 years old. His promotion to crown prince: is suggested by his appearance (suitably entitled) in a scene of the festival of Min at the Ramesses III temple at Karnak, which may have been completed by Year 22 [of his father's reign]. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ramesses IV has received more than 273,034 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 38 in 2019). Ramesses IV is the 81st most popular nobleman (down from 62nd in 2019).

Ramesses IV is most famous for being the pharaoh of the 20th dynasty of ancient Egypt. He is most famous for his construction of a great temple at Abu Simbel.

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Among noblemen, Ramesses IV ranks 81 out of 843Before him are Lucien Bonaparte, Maria Alexandrovna, Ramesses XI, Gaius Caesar, Princess Alice of the United Kingdom, and Pepin of Landen. After him are Philippe of Belgium, Cleopatra of Macedon, Maria Josepha of Saxony, Dauphine of France, Dmitry Donskoy, Princess Victoria of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld, and Amadeus VIII, Duke of Savoy.

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Among people born in 1200 BC, Ramesses IV ranks 5Before him are Nebuchadnezzar I, Ruth, Ramesses V, and Ramesses XI. After him are Tiglath-Pileser I, Ramesses VIII, Smendes, Tapputi, Herihor, Di Yi, and Wen Ding. Among people deceased in 1149 BC, Ramesses IV ranks 1

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