69 BC - 30 BC

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Cleopatra VII Philopator (Greek: Κλεοπάτρα Φιλοπάτωρ; 69 BC – 10 August 30 BC) was Queen of the Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt from 51 to 30 BC, and its last active ruler. A member of the Ptolemaic dynasty, she was a descendant of its founder Ptolemy I Soter, a Macedonian Greek general and companion of Alexander the Great. After the death of Cleopatra, Egypt became a province of the Roman Empire, marking the end of the second to last Hellenistic state and the age that had lasted since the reign of Alexander (336–323 BC). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Cleopatra has received more than 86,039,977 page views. Her biography is available in 127 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 124 in 2019). Cleopatra is the 101st most popular politician (down from 16th in 2019), the 8th most popular biography from Egypt (down from 3rd in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Egyptian Politician.

Cleopatra is most famous for being the last pharaoh of Egypt. She was a member of the Ptolemaic dynasty and ruled from 51 to 30 BC.

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Among politicians, Cleopatra ranks 101 out of 15,710Before her are Philip II of Macedon, Giuseppe Garibaldi, Leonid Brezhnev, Murad IV, Wilhelm II, German Emperor, and Ivar the Boneless. After her are Herod the Great, Muammar Gaddafi, Hirohito, Philip IV of France, Xerxes I, and Claudius.

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Among people born in 69 BC, Cleopatra ranks 1After her are Octavia the Younger, Hyeokgeose of Silla, Emperor Suinin, and Cornelius Gallus. Among people deceased in 30 BC, Cleopatra ranks 1After her are Mark Antony, Caesarion, Diodorus Siculus, Hyrcanus II, Gnaeus Domitius Ahenobarbus, and Marcus Antonius Antyllus.

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Among people born in Egypt, Cleopatra ranks 8 out of 520Before her are Tutankhamun (-1341), Nefertiti (-1400), Ptolemy (100), Akhenaten (-1400), Euclid (-350), and Hypatia (350). After her are Yasser Arafat (1929), Hatshepsut (-1507), Joshua (-1355), Origen (185), Amenhotep III (-1403), and Imhotep (-2800).


Among politicians born in Egypt, Cleopatra ranks 3Before her are Tutankhamun (-1341) and Akhenaten (-1400). After her are Yasser Arafat (1929), Hatshepsut (-1507), Amenhotep III (-1403), Hosni Mubarak (1928), Gamal Abdel Nasser (1918), Anwar Sadat (1918), Rudolf Hess (1894), Khafra (-2550), and Seti I (-1323).