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Cleopatra's childhood

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Jaanvi Kumar

on 15 August 2014

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Transcript of Cleopatra's childhood

Being Queen
Cleopatra became Queen when she was 18 years old. She was the last ruler of the Ptolemaic dynasty, ruling Egypt from 51 BC - 30 BC. During that time she married her 10 year old brother and she couldn't live peacefully with him so they started war which lasted 6 six months.

Interesting facts
Cleopatra could speak at least seven languages, including Greek and Egyptian
Cleopatra was the last pharaoh of Egypt.
Cleopatra was a writer; she wrote a medical treatise called, Cosmetics
She murdered her two siblings
Cleopatra had four children, and out of the only 1 survived to become an adult.
No-one, for sure, knows if Cleopatra died of an asp's bite
People believe that she died of committing suicide
Some also believe that she committed suicide using the asp's bite
Tomb and Images
Cleopatra's Family
Cleopatra the daughter of Ptolemy XII Auletes and Cleopatra V of Egypt, was born in October, 69 BC. Cleopatra had 5 sibling all together, 3 sisters and 2 brothers. She had 4 children named, Caesarion, Cleopatra Selene II, Alexander Helios, Ptolemy Philadelphus, with her husbands, Julius Caesar, Mark Antony, Ptolemy XIV of Egypt, Ptolemy XIII Theos Philopator.
Description of life
Cleopatra became the Queen of Egypt, between 51 BC and 30BC, although she wasn't an Egyptian, she was actually Greek. Cleopatra married her ten-year-old brother whose name was Ptolemy XIII. In that period of time only males were allowed to become pharaoh, therefore Ptolemy XIII became pharaoh and Cleopatra became his Queen.
Cleopatra's history video
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