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Cleopatra VII Philopator (Greek: Κλεοπάτρα Φιλοπάτωρ, "Cleopatra the father-beloved"; 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 last Hellenistic state in the Mediterranean and of 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 128,204,132 page views. Her biography is available in 134 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 127 in 2019). Cleopatra is the 6th most popular politician (up from 101st in 2019), the 2nd most popular biography from Egypt (up from 8th in 2019) and the 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 6 out of 15,577Before her are Napoleon, Adolf Hitler, Julius Caesar, Louis XIV of France, and Joseph Stalin. After her are Vladimir Lenin, Thomas Jefferson, Augustus, Charlemagne, Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, and Vladimir Putin.

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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, Marcus Antonius Antyllus, Gnaeus Domitius Ahenobarbus, Huhanye, and Publius Canidius Crassus.

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Cleopatra ranks 2 out of 582Before her are Moses (-1393). After her are Tutankhamun (-1341), Ptolemy (100), Nefertiti (-1400), Akhenaten (-1400), Euclid (-350), Hypatia (350), Yasser Arafat (1929), Hatshepsut (-1507), Catherine of Alexandria (287), and Joshua (-1355).


Among politicians born in Egypt, Cleopatra ranks 1After her are Tutankhamun (-1341), Akhenaten (-1400), Yasser Arafat (1929), Hatshepsut (-1507), Amenhotep III (-1403), Rudolf Hess (1894), Hosni Mubarak (1928), Anwar Sadat (1918), Gamal Abdel Nasser (1918), Seti I (-1323), and Khafra (-2550).