PSAMTIK III (also spelled PSAMMETICHUS or PSAMMETICUS) was the last
Pharaoh of the
Twenty-sixth Dynasty of Egypt
Twenty-sixth Dynasty of Egypt from 526 BC to 525 BC.
Most of what is known about his reign and life was documented by the
Herodotus in the 5th century BC.
Herodotus states that
Psamtik had ruled Egypt for only six months before he was confronted
by a Persian invasion of his country led by King