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Howard Carter
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    (March 9, 1874-March 2, 1939)
    Excavator and discoverer of the famous tomb of King Tutankhamun
    Appointed Principle Artist to the Egyptian Exploration Fund for the excavations of Deir el Babri (burial place of Queen Hatshepsut) in 1892
    Appointed Chief Inspector of Antiquities to the Egyptian Government in 1900
    Formed excavation with Lord Carnarvon in 1922
    Discovered King Tuts tomb (November 4, 1922)
    In retirement became a collector of Egyptian antiquities
    Son of artist Samuel Carter
    He removed relics from their origin country.
    He desecrated tombs of kings.
    He slept in the tomb he was investigating at night.
    In retirement, he often spent his time sitting in isolation.
    He was forced to resign from the Antiquities Service in 1905, for allowing site guards to beat drunken French tourists trying to gain access to his site.
    He found treasure and created a name for himself.
    He discovered many historical facts and secrets of Egypt.
    He is a painter and sketcher.
    He preserved artifacts.
    He did not believe in the 'Mummy's curse' which has claimed to have taken the lives of several key members of his excavation team.
    He is one of the most famous names of 20th century archaeology.

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