Ramesses II. was one of the greatest pharaohs of ancient Egypt. Ruled 66 or 67 years, which is one of the longest government in the history of ancient Egypt. He was probably the biggest builder of all the pharaohs. Ramesses II. had at least a half-dozen principal wives, with whom he had more than 100 children. His favorite wife was Nefertari.
What made Ramses II. that built large temples and a huge monuments that bear his name? As he became pharaoh, even though he was crown prince? And what secret tomb KV5 released?