The 6th Dynasty 2345-2181 BCE Pharaohs of this dynasty include: Teti, Pepi I, Pepi II and Queen Nitocris. Teti is said to have acquired his position as pharaoh by marrying the daugther of Unas, the last pharaoh of the 5th dynasty. According to Manetho, Teti was killed by his bodyguard. Teti's son, Pepi I, ruled for about 50 years. His son, Pepi II, is believed to have reigned for 96 years! When the 6th dynasty ended so did the Old Kingdom and Egypt was thrown into what is called the First Intermediate Period. Other Dynasties
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