History has given us some of the most legendary men and women who have greatly contributed to our culture and heritage. And Egyptian history is more so renowned, for the country, popularly referred to as the Gift of Nile, has been the mecca of ancient discoveries and inventions. Egypt has to its credit one of the most advanced civilization of its times. They have been responsible for the breath mints we pop in today, eye makeup that we use, calendars that we refer to and toothpaste that meets our hygiene needs. Furthermore, Egypt has been the address of world’s most exemplary list of historical personalities, right from Tutankhamun, Cleopatra, Ramses II, Hatshepsut, Thutmose III, and so on. While Tutankhamun or King Tut as he is popularly known as, was the most king of Egypt who ascended the throne at the tender age of nine, Cleopatra’s fame of her fabled beauty and exotic allure has made her the most famous female of any ancient civilisation. She was the last ever ruler of Ancient Egypt and is best known for her affair with the then Roman emperor Julius Caesar. Dive into this segment and brush your knowledge with this pool of Egyptian historical personalities.
Cleopatra Cleopatra
0069 BC
Queen of the Ptolemaic Kingdom
TutankhamunTutankhamun
1342 BC
Pharaoh

MosesMoses
1391 BC
Hebrew Religious Leader, Lawgiver, Prophet

SaladinSaladin
1137 AD
Sultan of Egypt

Ramesses IIRamesses II
1303 BC
Greatest Pharaoh of the Egyptian Empire

Neferneferuaten NefertitiNefertiti
1370 BC
Ancient Egyptian Queen
AkhenatenAkhenaten
 
Pharoah of Egypt

HatshepsutHatshepsut
1508 BC
Pharaoh

NarmerNarmer
3150 BC
Egyptian King
Ankhesenamun Ankhesenamun
1348 BC
Ancient Egyptian Queen

Thutmose IIIThutmose III
1481 BC
King of Egypt
Amenhotep IIIAmenhotep III
1411 BC
Pharaoh

SneferuSneferu
 
King of Egypt

Hamad bin Isa Al KhalifahHamad bin Isa Al Khalifah
28 January 1950
King of Bahrain

CaesarionCaesarion
23 June 0047
Pharaoh

Farouk of EgyptFarouk of Egypt
11 February 1920
Ruler
AyAy
Pharaoh

Ramesses IIIRamesses III
1217 BC
Pharaoh

Fuad II of EgyptFuad II of Egypt
16 January 1952
 

Ahmose IAhmose I
Ruler
MerneptahMerneptah
 

Fuad I of EgyptFuad I of Egypt
26 March 1868
Monarch, King
Arsinoe IV of EgyptArsinoe IV of Egypt
0068 AD
Queen

Ptolemy VIII PhysconPtolemy VIII Physcon
0182 BC
King

Ptolemy VIII PhysconPtolemy VIII Physcon
0184 AD
King
KhafraKhafra
King of Egypt

Ptolemy XII AuletesPtolemy XII Auletes
0117 BC
King
Ptolemy II PhiladelphusPtolemy II Philadelphus
0309 BC
King

Ibrahim Pasha of EgyptIbrahim Pasha of Egypt
04 March 1789
Military General

Ramesses VIRamesses VI
Pharaoh
Amenhotep IAmenhotep I
Pharaoh

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TaharqaTaharqa
Pharaoh
Al-Hakim bi-Amr AllahAl-Hakim bi-Amr Allah
03 August 0985
Historian

Thutmose IIThutmose II
1510 BC
Pharaoh

Al-KamilAl-Kamil
1177 AD
Sultan of Egypt

Nectanebo IINectanebo II
0380 AD
King of Egypt
Tewfik PashaTewfik Pasha
15 November 1852
Khedive
Necho IINecho II
0610 BC
King

Ptolemy V EpiphanesPtolemy V Epiphanes
0210 BC
Ruler

Seti IISeti II
1203 AD
King

Seqenenre TaoSeqenenre Tao
Pharaoh
Abbas II of EgyptAbbas II of Egypt
14 July 1874
Khedive

Amenemhat IIIAmenemhat III
Pharaoh

Amenemhat IIIAmenemhat III
1860 BC
Pharaoh

KhasekhemwyKhasekhemwy
King

Psamtik IPsamtik I
King
KamoseKamose
King

Amenemhat IAmenemhat I
Ruler
DjedefreDjedefre
King of Egypt

Ptolemy IV PhilopatorPtolemy IV Philopator
0244 BC
Pharaoh

AybakAybak
1197 AD
Sultan of Egypt
As-Salih AyyubAs-Salih Ayyub
05 November 1205
Ruler

HuniHuni
Pharaoh
Pepi I MeryrePepi I Meryre
2350 BC
King

Arsinoe IIArsinoe II
0316 AD
Queen

Cleopatra III of EgyptCleopatra III of Egypt
0160 BC
Queen

PtahhotepPtahhotep
Egyptian vizier

Cleopatra I SyraCleopatra I Syra
0205 AD
Princess
Cleopatra II of EgyptCleopatra II of Egypt
0185 BC
Queen

ApriesApries
Pharaoh

ShabakaShabaka
Pharaoh

Psamtik IIIPsamtik III
King
SmendesSmendes
King

Berenice III of EgyptBerenice III of Egypt
0114 AD
Monarch
MusaMusa
Prophet

Senusret IISenusret II
King

Ptolemy XI Alexander IIPtolemy XI Alexander II
0105 BC
King
AnedjibAnedjib
2950 BC
King

SemerkhetSemerkhet
Sovereign
Berenice IV of EgyptBerenice IV of Egypt
0077 AD
Princess

Ramses IIRamses II
1304 AD
King

Hetepheres IHetepheres I
Queen
Nectanebo INectanebo I
Pharaoh

Psamtik IIPsamtik II
King
Al-Ashraf KhalilAl-Ashraf Khalil
1260 AD
Sultan

KashtaKashta
King

Berenice I of EgyptBerenice I of Egypt
0340 AD
Queen

Al-Mansur QalawunAl-Mansur Qalawun
1222 AD
Sultan of Egypt
Arsinoe IArsinoe I
0305 AD
Queen
Merenre Nemtyemsaf IMerenre Nemtyemsaf I
King of Egypt

Necho INecho I
Ruler

Teos of EgyptTeos of Egypt
Pharaoh

Ptolemy VII Neos PhilopatorPtolemy VII Neos Philopator
King
Ptolemy IX LathyrosPtolemy IX Lathyros
18 February 0142
King

SalitisSalitis
King

Arsinoe III of EgyptArsinoe III of Egypt
0246 BC
Queen

Al-Aziz BillahAl-Aziz Billah
10 May 0955
Caliph

Intef IIIntef II
Ruler
RanebRaneb
King

Cleopatra I of EgyptCleopatra I of Egypt
0205 BC
Princess
AkhenatonAkhenaton
Pharaoh

An-Nasir FarajAn-Nasir Faraj
1386 AD
Mamlūk ruler of Egypt
Berenice IIBerenice II
25 December 0267
Queen
Ramses IIIRamses III
1217 AD
King