Who is Tuya in Egyptian history?

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Who is Tuya in Egyptian history?

Leaders of Ancient Egypt:

During antiquity, Egypt was a powerful and influential culture. Its leaders, known as pharaohs, built very impressive structures, known as the pyramids, to establish their power and presence in the area. There are several areas in modern-day Egypt that people can frequent to witness these structure.

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Tuya was an ancient Egyptian queen and Ramesses II's mother. She was married to Pharaoh Seti I. It is not known when she was born and she is believed to have died in 1257 BC or thereabouts. As the queen, after her death, Tuya was buried in the Valley of the Queens. Her tomb has been located.


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