Wednesday, April 16, 2008

Cleòpatra VII: a Greek Egyptian who spent much of her life in Rome

Cleòpatra VII
Originally uploaded by Sebastià Giralt
Cleopatra VII was mistress to 2 Roman emperors:

- Julius Caesar
- Mark Antony

She was a descendant of A;lexander the Great of Macedonia and Greece, not of the pharaohs.

Died of suicide about 80 AD.

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