​-        First female pharaoh of Egypt to obtain full power.

-        Improved the economic status of her entire kingdom, making it possible for even ordinary people to live in prosperity.

-        Ruled peacefully, but built the greatest army in the world during her lifetime.

-        Expanded trade outside of Egypt and brought many riches (i.e. ivory, gold, incense) to her kingdom.

-        Undertook amazing building projects, including the construction of one of the greatest wonders of the ancient world, the memorial temple at Deir el- Bahri.