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Cleopatra - Wikipedia


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'


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

Cleopatra VII - Queen - Biography.com


May 26, 2015 ... Cleopatra's father was King Ptolemy XII. Little is known about Cleopatra's mother, but some speculation presumes she may have been her ...

Finding the Lost Mother of Cleopatra VII - Cleopatra V Tryphaena of ...


Apr 24, 2016 ... There is no inscription or papyrus to confirm who the mother of Cleopatra VII was, but the information that exists about her and the world of the ...

Was Cleopatra Black? - Weighing the Evidence Pro & Con


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 ...

What was Cleopatra Like as a Mother? - Wonders & Marvels


Aug 15, 2011 ... I think a look at the life of Cleopatra's daughter in the face of her mother's suicide and her mother's strength and power sounds fascinating.

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


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 ...

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


Mar 16, 2009 ... 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: Facts & Biography - Live Science


Mar 13, 2014 ... Cleopatra was the daughter of Ptolemy XII and a mother whose identity we do not know. Ptolemy XII (reign 80-58 B.C.) was under a great deal ...

Research Reveals Cleopatra's mother was African | Sola Rey


Dec 11, 2014 ... “That Arsinoe had an African mother is a real sensation which leads to a new insight on Cleopatra's family and the relationship of the sisters ...

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


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 - Ancient History - HISTORY.com


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 ...

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


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 ...