On November 22, 1922 Howard Carter found Tutankhamen's (King Tut's) tomb.

Tutankhamun's sarcophaguses. Egypt

Breaking News: Did you known that archaeologists found this mummy inside of the great pyramid? Maybe you didn't because it's believed to be an alien.

Ancient Egyptian Gods and Goddesses

YIKES! In 1809, 46 year old Jane Todd Crawford rode 60 miles on horseback to see Dr. Ephraim McDowell who removed a 22 lb ovarian tumor through a 9" incision in 25 minutes (before anesthesia and antiseptic). Within a few weeks she got back on the horse, rode home, and lived another 22 years.

On August 24, 79 AD, Mount Vesuvius erupted and destroyed the ancient cities of Pompeii, Stabiae and Herculaneum—one of Europe's most catastrophic volcanic eruptions to date. Today, two million people live in the vicinity of Mount Vesuvius, and the volcano is still active. Watch this clip of workers in the 1930s excavating Herculaneum, Pompeii's sister city: https://curiosity.com/video/the-city-that-vanished-1932-british-pathe/?utm_source=pinterest&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=082414pin

Queen Zenobia ruled the Palmyrene Empire in Roman Syria during the third century. When her husband (King Septimius Odaenathus) died, Zenobia took over. She fought the Romans, conquered Egypt and expanded her empire before eventually being defeated.

Tomb of Tutankhamen in the Valley of the Kings

King Tut's grandmother Queen Tiye, the mother of Pharaoh Akhenaten. The hairpiece behind her is believed to have been made up of her own hair. It has not disintegrated because of the mummification process and the dry conditions within the tomb. She was the Great Royal Wife of the Egyptian pharaoh Amenhotep III

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King Tut

Feodor Vassilyev (c. 1707[1]-1782) was a peasant from Shuya, Russia. His first wife, Mrs. Vassilyev sets the record for most children birthed by a single woman. She gave birth to a total of 69 children; however, few other details are known of her life, such as her date of birth or death. She gave birth to 16 pairs of twins, 7 sets of triplets and 4 sets of quadruplets between 1725 and 1765, in a total of 27 births. 67 of the 69 children born are said to have survived infancy

Hatsheput, 18th Dynasty, Female Pharaoh, Identified by a tooth in 2007. Daughter of Thutmose I

Throne of Princess Satamun Embellished with gold and silver foil, this wooden throne comes from the tomb of Yuya and Tuyu, great-grandparents of King Tutankhamun.

Tomb, Valley of the Kings, Egypt

The flattened skull and jewelry of Queen Puabi just as it was found in her tomb at Ur in Sumeria

BEATEN: ‎Susan B Anthony pummeled and arrested for attempting to vote in 1872. She was fined for registering to vote.

Statue of Liberty in Paris, France getting ready to ship to the U.S

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