Why did King Tutankhamun become king?


Why did King Tutankhamun become king?

King Tutankhamun:

The interest that people have in King Tutankhamun can be attributed to the fact that the discovery of his tomb or sarcophagus in 1922 was accompanied by a lot of publicity. Otherwise, the interest people would have had in this man who died before he turned 20 years old would not have been the same.

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Egyptian Pharaohs: History, Facts & Timeline


Chapter 5 / Lesson 22

Discover Egyptians pharaohs. Learn who the first pharaoh of Ancient Egypt was as well as other famous Egyptian pharaohs. See a timeline of Egyptian pharaohs.

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