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Cleopatra VII Philopator known to history simply as Cleopatra, was the last active pharaoh of ... The identity of Cleopatra's mother is unknown, but she is generally believed to be Cleopatra V T...

BBC NEWS | Also in the news | Cleopatra's mother 'was African'

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Mar 16, 2009 ... Scientific tests on remains thought to be Queen Cleopatra's sister show the siblings had an African mother.

Was Cleopatra Black? - Weighing the Evidence Pro & Con

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We are not certain of the heritage of Cleopatra's mother or her paternal grandmother. That leaves 50% to 75% of her genetic heritage unknown -- and ripe for ...

Cleopatra's mother 'was African' - The Black Presence in Britain

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Black Cleopatra. Cleopatra, the last Egyptian Pharaoh, renowned for her beauty, was part African, says a BBC team which believes it has found her sister's tomb.

Cleopatra - Ancient History - HISTORY.com

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Born in 70 or 69 B.C., Cleopatra was a daughter of Ptolemy XII (Auletes). Her mother was believed to be Cleopatra V Tryphaena, the king's wife (and possibly his ...

Scientists say Cleopatra may have been African because her sister ...

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Nov 29, 2011 ... Cleopatra's mom probably was African--black sub-Saharan African on her mother's side if she and her sister Arsinoe had the same mothers.

The controversy over Cleopatra's race – Collection of Scholar Sources

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Apr 4, 2009 ... But what of Cleopatra's racial heritage? Her mother is, of course, unknown, although we suspect that she was Cleopatra V, who in turn we ...

Cleopatra: Facts & Biography - Live Science

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Mar 13, 2014 ... Cleopatra was an Egyptian queen who is mostly remembered for her love ... Cleopatra was the daughter of Ptolemy XII and a mother whose ...

Did Cleopatra Have African Ancestry? - GenealogyInTime Magazine

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Cleopatra's mother was Cleopatra V and her father was Ptolemy XII (Cleopatra had an older sister also called Cleopatra, thus making the famous Cleopatra that  ...

Cleopatra - Women in the Ancient World

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Until Cleopatra VII they did not even bother to learn the native language, retaining just ... There is nothing in the record to tell us the name of Cleopatra's mother.

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Cleopatra's true racial background (and does it really matter ...

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Dec 6, 2010 ... But this may not have been the case, so one may need to look elsewhere for the ethnic background of Cleopatra's mother. Yet there is only one ...

Cleopatra VII - Queen - Biography.com

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Cleopatra's father was King Ptolemy XII. Little is known about Cleopatra's mother, but some speculation presumes she may have been her father's sister, ...

Scientists: Cleopatra's Mother and Sister were Probably Black ...

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Dec 1, 2011 ... This is news to me. For most of my life… let me be real… up until today, I just knew that Cleopatra was Egyptian… African… black. Well call me ...