Cleopatra VII Philopator known to history simply as Cleopatra, was the last active ruler of .... When Ptolemy XIV died, allegedly poisoned by his older sister, Cleopatra made Caesarion her co-regent and ... Egypt seemed an easy target because it did not have strong land forces and there was famine and an epidemic .
Cleopatra, queen of Egypt and lover of Julius Caesar and Mark Antony, takes her ... Soon after, Ptolemy XIV died, likely poisoned by Cleopatra, and the queen ...
Sep 26, 2014 ... But the question still remains: did she really commit suicide, or was there ... Cleopatra was born in 69 BC and lived and died in Alexandria.
Certainly, Octavian favored the notion that Cleopatra died from a snake bite, ... " She did this daily, tried them almost all; and she found that the bite of the asp ...
Jul 5, 2010 ... As Plutarch eventually admits, no one knows the truth of how Cleopatra died. Strabo may have actually been in in Alexandria at the time of her ...
Cleopatra was a queen of Egypt but she was not Egyptian. She was ... Although Pompey had been defeated and was killed in Egypt the civil war did not end. ... Her brother Ptolemy XIV dies of poisoning, undoubtedly upon Cleopatra's orders.
Jun 30, 2010 ... Cleopatra, the queen of Egypt, died from drinking a mixture of poisons and not from a snake bite, a German historian said Wednesday.
Pharaohs of Ancient Egypt: an article about Queen Cleopatra VII of Egypt considering the facts and theories regarding how Cleopatra died. Did Cleopatra ...
Feb 27, 2015 ... Some dramatic Victorian paintings depict “Mother of Kings, Queen of Kings, the Youngest Goddess” Cleopatra VII releasing herself from life ...