2/19/14 Black History Hero: Imhotep


Imhotep Egyptian magician, physician, scribe, sage, architect, astronomer, vizier, and priest
was an ancient Egyptian genius who achieved great success in a wide variety of fields. Inventor of the pyramid, author of ancient wisdom, architect, high priest, physician, astronomer, and writer, Imhotep’s many talents and vast acquired knowledge had such an effect on the Egyptian people that he became one of only a handful of individuals of nonroyal birth to be deified, or promoted to the status of a god.
Born: c. 3000 B.C.E. 
Ankhtowe, Egypt 
Died: c. 2950 B.C.E. 
Memphis, Egypt

Read more: http://www.notablebiographies.com/Ho-Jo/Imhotep.html#ixzz2KQvC9N8l

 Image

Advertisements

We have someone with their hand raised?

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s