Fun Fact of the Day: Ancient Egyptians believed that people were made out of clay on a potter’s wheel by the river god Khnum.
On this Day in History in 1279 B.C.E.: Rameses II (The Great) (19th dynasty) becomes Pharaoh of Ancient Egypt.
Fun Fact of the Day: Pedicures originated in ancient Egypt, evolving from manicures. There is even a carving in an ancient pharaoh’s tomb depicting a servant giving a manicure and pedicure to a noble person.