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 3,293,692 page views. His biography is available in 54 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 50 in 2019). Caesarion is the 352nd most popular politician (up from 541st in 2019), the 33rd most popular biography from Egypt (up from 47th in 2019) and the 14th most popular Egyptian 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 352 out of 15,710Before him are George V, Barack Obama, Goliath, Liu Bei, Cambyses II, and Vyacheslav Molotov. After him are Theodosius II, Henry VI of England, Erich Honecker, Helmut Kohl, Park Chung-hee, and Philip III of Spain.

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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, Gnaeus Domitius Ahenobarbus, and Marcus Antonius Antyllus.

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Among people born in Egypt, Caesarion ranks 33 out of 520Before him are Ramesses I (-1300), Khufu (-2700), Nefertari (-1290), Ankhesenamun (-1347), Omar Sharif (1932), and Miriam (-1400). After him are Horemheb (-1319), Athanasius of Alexandria (295), Demis Roussos (1946), Philo (-15), Baibars (1223), and Cyril of Alexandria (376).


Among politicians born in Egypt, Caesarion ranks 14Before him are Gamal Abdel Nasser (1918), Anwar Sadat (1918), Rudolf Hess (1894), Khafra (-2550), Seti I (-1323), and Khufu (-2700). After him are Horemheb (-1319), Baibars (1223), Ay (-1380), Menkaure (-2001), Thutmose I (-1600), and Sneferu (-2700).