Khufu ruled ancient Egypt for about 24 years. This Forth-Dynasty pharaoh lived from 2589 to 2566 B.C. and is known as the builder of the Great Pyramid of Giza. More »

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King Khufu's reign as the pharaoh of Egypt is estimated to have been between the years 2589 and 2566 B.C., but the years of his reign are debated by historians. His reign was during the Fourth Dynasty of ancient Egypt, w... More »

Khufu ruled Egypt during the 26th or 25th centuries BC. This powerful pharaoh of the fourth dynasty of the Old Kingdom is also well known by his Greek name, Cheops. More »

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Khufu ruled Egypt during the 26th or 25th centuries BC. This powerful pharaoh of the fourth dynasty of the Old Kingdom is also well known by his Greek name, Cheops. More »

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Khufu or Khnum-Khufu, the fourth dynasty Egyptian pharaoh credited as the force behind the famous Great Pyramid of Giza, was a cruel and despotic ruler, according to some historical records. The Greek historian Herodotus... More »

King Khufu's reign as the pharaoh of Egypt is estimated to have been between the years 2589 and 2566 B.C., but the years of his reign are debated by historians. His reign was during the Fourth Dynasty of ancient Egypt, w... More »

Perhaps the most important contribution Khufu, the fourth dynasty Egyptian pharaoh, made to Egypt and the world is the Great Pyramid of Giza. This ruler is sometimes referred to as Khnum Khufu or Cheops and is widely cre... More »