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Nefertiti, chief wife of Pharaoh Amenhotep IV who became Akhenaten, was clearly more important in her time than most chief wives of Egyptian rulers were. Exactly what were her origins and role and what happened to her when she disappears from the public record remain mysteries about which many have speculated.
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Read this profile of Nefertiti, including a summary of what is known about her life.

Queen Nefertiti
Queen Nefertiti picture gallery: images of Queen Nefertiti of ancient Egypt, wife of Akhenaten.

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