47 BC - 30 BC

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Ptolemy XV Caesar (; Greek: Πτολεμαῖος Ptolemaĩos; 23 June 47 BC – August 30 BC), nicknamed Caesarion (Καισαρίων, "Little Caesar"), was the last pharaoh of ancient Egypt, reigning with his mother Cleopatra from 2 September 44 BC until her death by 12 August 30 BC, then as sole ruler until his death was ordered by Octavian (who would become the first Roman emperor as Augustus). Caesarion was the eldest son of Cleopatra and the only known biological son of Julius Caesar, after whom he was named. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Caesarion has received more than 3,614,118 page views. His biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 54 in 2019). Caesarion is the 404th most popular politician (down from 352nd in 2019), the 34th most popular biography from Egypt (down from 33rd in 2019) and the 13th most popular Politician.

Caesarion was the son of Julius Caesar and Cleopatra VII. He was the last Pharaoh of Ancient Egypt.

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Among politicians, Caesarion ranks 404 out of 15,577Before him are Erich Honecker, Peisistratos, Frederick III, German Emperor, Boris Godunov, Maximilian I of Mexico, and Sergey Lavrov. After him are Louis X of France, Stephen I of Hungary, Servius Tullius, Abdullah of Saudi Arabia, Charles III of Spain, and Louis Bonaparte.

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Among people born in 47 BC, Caesarion ranks 1After him is Lucius Calpurnius Piso Caesoninus. Among people deceased in 30 BC, Caesarion ranks 3Before him are Cleopatra and Mark Antony. After him are Diodorus Siculus, Hyrcanus II, Marcus Antonius Antyllus, Gnaeus Domitius Ahenobarbus, Huhanye, and Publius Canidius Crassus.

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Among people born in Egypt, Caesarion ranks 34 out of 582Before him are Khafra (-2550), Athanasius of Alexandria (295), Miriam (-1400), Ramesses I (-1300), Omar Sharif (1932), and Ankhesenamun (-1347). After him are Demis Roussos (1946), Menkaure (-2001), Horemheb (-1319), Cyril of Alexandria (376), Ramesses III (-1217), and Naguib Mahfouz (1911).


Among politicians born in Egypt, Caesarion ranks 13Before him are Rudolf Hess (1894), Hosni Mubarak (1928), Anwar Sadat (1918), Gamal Abdel Nasser (1918), Seti I (-1323), and Khafra (-2550). After him are Menkaure (-2001), Horemheb (-1319), Ahmose I (-1560), Ay (-1380), Thutmose I (-1600), and Ptolemy XIV of Egypt (-60).