King Tut Day: The Boy King Is Still Making Headlines
Today in 1922 archeologist Howard Carter discovered King Tutankhamun's final resting place, introducing the world to history's most famous pharoah.
Dorothy Rompalske is a former Contributing Editor of Biography magazine, whose articles have appeared in publications worldwide. She is also a screenwriter/filmmaker and a screenwriting professor in the Film Department at Brooklyn College, City University of New York, and at the David Lynch Masters in Film Program. She is the author of a number of feature scripts and her writing credits include the feature documentary Cinema Combat: Hollywood Goes to War, for the AMC cable network; the independent documentary Reflections on Media Ethics; the episode Quitting Cold, for the NYC–based television series Here is New York (series winner of an Emmy for screenwriting); as well as the drama Good Fortune (producer/director/writer.)