These Historical Figures Were Black?!

October 22, 2014  |  
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Egypt : Illustration

Source: Frédéric Soltan / Getty

King Tut

The Boy Pharaoh of Ancient Egypt is often depicted as fair-skinned. But these images recovered from his tomb (in addition to several other artifacts) have identified him as a Black African. And because people often like to pretend otherwise, here’s your reminder Egypt is in Africa.

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