Full Name: Cleopatra [Cleopatra VII Philopator]
Profession: Pharaoh of Ancient Egypt
Why Famous: Last active pharaoh of Ancient Egypt
- 0044-09-02 BC Queen Cleopatra VII of Egypt declares her son co-ruler as Ptolemy XV Caesarion.
- 0031-09-02 BC Battle of Actium: decisive naval battle that effectively ends the Roman Republic. Octavian's forces defeat those under Mark Antony and Cleopatra off the western coast of Greece.