People - Ancient Egypt: Ay SECOND INTERMEDIATE PERIOD 13th Dynasty (1664-1641) The Hyksos invade and conquer. Eventually the
Theban princes regain power. Kamose defeats the Hyksos.
Ay in Tour Egypt
AY 1664-1641 B.C. 13TH DYNASTY -
Ay was the 27th king of the 13th Dynasty. He ruled Egypt from
1664 till 1641 BC. The king did not have any royal blood. He
was from Avaris, a city located in Eastern Delta that was
heavily populated with Heksus. The Heksus are the Asiatics who
controlled Northern Egypt till 1500 BC. Ay built his pyramid
near Avaris but only ruins remain from his temple.