History’s First Gay Couple

They lived, died and were buried together as early as 2400 B.C in Egypt

Niankhkhum and Khnumhotep
Source: Public domain

When Egyptologists discovered the tomb at Saqqara, Egypt in 1964, they were surprised. This was the first and only tomb in the necropolis where a same-sex couple was buried together.

With most of the history getting lost in translation, Egyptologists have extrapolated from…




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