How long ago did King Tutankhamun rule?
Tutankhamun started ruling 3345 years ago as he started ruling in 1333 BC
The boy king captured people's imagination after a British archaeologist Howard, Carter, found his tomb in A.D1922. The tomb contained the king's mummy and incredible treasures, including a brilliant gold mask of the young Pharaoh's face. Carter's find was a thrilling discovery, because most royal tombs in Egypt were looted by robbers long ago.
Tutankhamen, or Tutankhamun, is known as "King Tut," an Egyptian pharaoh of the 18th dynasty, a "boy king" who ruled from about 1333 BC to 1323 BC. His burial chambers in the Valley of the Kings were not completely looted by grave robbers, and were only discovered in 1922 by British Egyptologists Howard Carter and George Herbert. Many artifacts, as well as the mummified body of King Tut himself, were found in pristine condition, and…