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The remains of Tutankamun’s Parents -- Akhenaten, and the mummy only identified as “The Younger Lady” -- and his grandparents, Queen Tiye and Amenhotep III. It was recently proven that this “Younger Lady” mummy is in fact Tutankamun’s mother, and a full sister to Akhenaten. Thus King Tut only had one set of grandparents.

The remains of Tutankamun’s Parents -- Akhenaten, and the mummy only identified as “The Younger Lady” -- and his grandparents, Queen Tiye and Amenhotep III. It was recently proven that this “Younger Lady” mummy is in fact Tutankamun’s mother, and a full sister to Akhenaten. Thus King Tut only had one set of grandparents.

Egyptian coffin from tomb KV63, 1337-1334BC (image via: tv.com) Artemis: This was thought to be the coffin of Kiya Video: Search for Tut’s Mother - Discovery Channel (dashboard: click box below for...

Egyptian coffin from tomb KV63, 1337-1334BC (image via: tv.com) Artemis: This was thought to be the coffin of Kiya Video: Search for Tut’s Mother - Discovery Channel (dashboard: click box below for...

Scientists have now identified Mummy KV35YL as being that of Tutankhamun's mother, her name is unknown. She was his father Akhenaten's sister.

Unmasked: The real faces of the crippled King Tutankhamun (who walked with a cane) and his incestuous parents

Scientists have now identified Mummy KV35YL as being that of Tutankhamun's mother, her name is unknown. She was his father Akhenaten's sister.

Egypt: Hypostyle hall of the Hathor Temple at Dendera  Paul Smit | Mick Palarczyk

Egypt: Hypostyle hall of the Hathor Temple at Dendera Paul Smit | Mick Palarczyk

King Tut's still-born baby girl found in his tomb. DNA tests also found she had Marfan Syndrome. One other baby was found w/the king that was much smaller then this one. These two tiny babies are the only examples of mummified fetuses in ancient Egypt

King Tut's still-born baby girl found in his tomb. DNA tests also found she had Marfan Syndrome. One other baby was found w/the king that was much smaller then this one. These two tiny babies are the only examples of mummified fetuses in ancient Egypt

Colossal Meritamen statue, Akhmim, Egypt (Many pieces of Rameses were found in Akhmim.This is probably his beloved daughter Meritamen.)

Colossal Meritamen statue, Akhmim, Egypt (Many pieces of Rameses were found in Akhmim.This is probably his beloved daughter Meritamen.)

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