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Beautiful Black People: Queen Tiy, Great Royal Wife and Co-Regent of Kemetic (Ancient Egyptian) Pharoah Amen-hotep III. Queen Tiy was the mother of the Pharoah Akhenaten and grandmother of Tutankhamun.

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