Cleopatra (actually Cleopatra VII) was the last of the Ptolemies, the Macedonian-descended pharaohs who ruled Egypt beginning in 304 B.C. Cleopatra has come down through history less for her administrative skills than for her beguiling ways, which she us...
Cleopatra VII Philopator (Greek: Κλεοπάτρα Φιλοπάτωρ; 69 – August 12, 30 BC),
known to history simply a...
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Aug 12, 2015 ... Cleopatra's remembered as one of the most brilliant and alluring figures of
antiquity, yet many of the details of her life are either unknown or ...
VII, pharaoh of Egypt, is the legendary femme fatale who charmed Julius Caesar and Mark Antony.
Bust from Altes Museum in Berlin, Germany. More »
Cleopatra was an Egyptian queen who had affairs with Rome's Julius Caesar
and Marc Antony. She and Antony were defeated by Octavian in the battle at ...
... F. Zanuck. With Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Rex Harrison, Pamela Brown
. Historical epic. The triumphs and tragedy of the Egyptian queen, Cleopatra.
In the springtime of 51 BC, Ptolemy Auletes died and left his kingdom in his will to
his eighteen year old daughter, Cleopatra, and her younger brother Ptolemy ...
Plutarch provides the famous description of Cleopatra being smuggled into the
palace that night in a bedroll, which argues at least that she was petite. "It was by
Mar 31, 2007 ... The struggle with her teenage brother over the throne of Egypt was not going as
well as Cleopatra VII had hoped. In 49 B.C., Pharaoh Ptolemy ...