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1398 BC - 1338 BC

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Tiye (c. 1398 BC – 1338 BC, also spelled Tye, Taia, Tiy and Tiyi) was the Great Royal Wife of the Egyptian pharaoh Amenhotep III, mother of pharaoh Akhenaten and grandmother of pharaoh Tutankhamun; her parents were Yuya and Thuya. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tiye has received more than 775,553 page views. Her biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 41 in 2019). Tiye is the 61st most popular companion (up from 74th in 2019), the 56th most popular biography from Egypt (up from 65th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Egyptian Companion.

Titanic is most famous for sinking on April 15, 1912.

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Among companions, Tiye ranks 61 out of 673Before her are Ingrid of Sweden, Isabella of France, Sita, Zayd ibn Harithah, Claude of France, and Isabella of Portugal. After her are Margaret Tudor, Maria Feodorovna, Antinous, Poppaea Sabina, Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, and Elisabeth Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel.

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Among people born in 1398 BC, Tiye ranks 1 Among people deceased in 1338 BC, Tiye ranks 1After her is Meketaten.

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Tiye ranks 56 out of 582Before her are Farouk of Egypt (1920), Fawzia Fuad of Egypt (1921), Moses in Islam (-1392), Boutros Boutros-Ghali (1922), Cleopatra I Syra (-204), and Ptolemy XIII Theos Philopator (-62). After her are Sneferu (-2700), Amenhotep II (-1401), Filippo Tommaso Marinetti (1876), Eli Cohen (1924), Ptolemy VI Philometor (-184), and Cleopatra Selene II (-40).


Among companions born in Egypt, Tiye ranks 5Before her are Nefertiti (-1400), Nefertari (-1290), Ankhesenamun (-1347), and Fawzia Fuad of Egypt (1921). After her are Arsinoe II (-316), Meritamen (-1400), Nazli Sabri (1894), Bintanath (-1300), Farida of Egypt (1921), Meketaten (-1348), and Tjuyu (-1401).