1341 BC - 1323 BC

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Tutankhamun (, Ancient Egyptian: twt-ꜥnḫ-jmn), Egyptological pronunciation Tutankhamen () (c. 1341 – c. 1323 BC), commonly referred to as King Tut, was an ancient Egyptian pharaoh who was the last of his royal family to rule during the end of the 18th Dynasty (ruled c. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tutankhamun has received more than 14,265,672 page views. His biography is available in 99 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 97 in 2019). Tutankhamun is the 23rd most popular politician (down from 15th in 2019), the 2nd most popular biography from Egypt and the most popular Egyptian Politician.

Tutankhamun is most famous for the discovery of his tomb in 1922 by Howard Carter.

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    Effective Languages (L*)

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Among politicians, Tutankhamun ranks 23 out of 15,710Before him are Suleiman the Magnificent, Hannibal, Benito Mussolini, Winston Churchill, Otto von Bismarck, and Mao Zedong. After him are Ulysses S. Grant, Cicero, Commodus, Umar, Abraham Lincoln, and Queen Victoria.

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Among people born in 1341 BC, Tutankhamun ranks 1 Among people deceased in 1323 BC, Tutankhamun ranks 1

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Tutankhamun ranks 2 out of 520Before him are Moses (-1393). After him are Nefertiti (-1400), Ptolemy (100), Akhenaten (-1400), Euclid (-350), Hypatia (350), Cleopatra (-69), Yasser Arafat (1929), Hatshepsut (-1507), Joshua (-1355), and Origen (185).


Among politicians born in Egypt, Tutankhamun ranks 1After him are Akhenaten (-1400), Cleopatra (-69), Yasser Arafat (1929), Hatshepsut (-1507), Amenhotep III (-1403), Hosni Mubarak (1928), Gamal Abdel Nasser (1918), Anwar Sadat (1918), Rudolf Hess (1894), Khafra (-2550), and Seti I (-1323).