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 Kids.Net.Au - Encyclopedia > Ptolemy XII of Egypt
Ptolemy XII Neos Dionysos Theos Philopator Theos Philadelphos (117 BCE - 51 BCE) was son of Ptolemy IX[?] Soter II.
He was king of Egypt from 80 BCE until his death.
He followed Ptolemy XI[?] Alexandros II who had been killed by an angry crowd, after having killed his popular coregent Cleopatra V of Egypt[?] Berenice III, who was incidentally also a daughter of Ptolemy IX Soter II.
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 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Ptolemy XIII of Egypt
Ptolemy XIII Theos Philopator (lived 62 BCE/61 BCE–January 13, 47 BCE?, reigned from 51 BCE) was one of the last members of the Ptolemaic dynasty of Egypt.
Son of Pharaoh Ptolemy XII of Egypt he succeeded him in Spring of 51 BC as co-ruler with his older sister Cleopatra VII of Egypt.
Ptolemy XIV (lived 60 BC/59 BC - 44 BC, reigned 47 BC - 44 BC), a son of Ptolemy XII of Egypt was one of the last members of the Ptolemaic dynasty of Egypt.
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 Ptolemy XII of Egypt   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Ptolemy XII Neos Dionysos Theos Philopator Theos Philadelphos (117 BCE - 51 BCE) was son of Ptolemy IX Soter II.
He was king of Egypt from 80 BCE until his death.
He followed Ptolemy XI Alexandros II who had been killed by an angry crowd, after having killed his popular coregent Berenice III, who was incidentally also a daughter of Ptolemy IX Soter II.
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 Egypt - Ptolemy XII   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Ptolemy XII's father had competed for the throne with his brother Ptolemy X. Ptolemy IX ruled Egypt from 116 BC to 106 BC than fled to Cyprus when his brother Ptolemy X took the thone from 106 BC - to 88 BC.
Ptolemy XII was a weak ruler under the influence of Rome.
While Ptolemy XII was in Rome, his daughter Bernice conspired with her husband "Archelaus" (a friend of Mithridates VI) to take over rule of Egypt.
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 Cleopatra: Egypt's Last Pharaoh
Three years later, Ptolemy XII was back on the throne, with the help of Pompey, a famous Roman general.
Egypt didn't pass over female children, as did later European and Asian countries, and so Cleopatra was thought of as pharaoh.
Ptolemy was only 12 at the time and Cleopatra was 17, so she assumed control of the Egyptian throne.
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 Royalty.nu - History of Egypt - Cleopatra VII, the Last Pharaoh
Her father was Egypt's pharaoh, Ptolemy XII, nicknamed Auletes or "Flute-Player." Cleopatra's mother was probably Auletes's sister, Cleopatra V Tryphaena.
Ptolemy XII was a weak and cruel ruler, and in 58 BC the people of Alexandria rebelled and overthrew him.
Egypt in the Age of Cleopatra by Michel Chauveau, translated by David Lorton.
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 Ptolemy XII - Encyclopedia.com
Ptolemy XII 61?-47 BC, king of ancient Egypt (51-47 BC), of the Macedonian dynasty; son of Ptolemy XI.
He fell under the influence of Cleopatra, forced Ptolemy XII to share the throne with her again, and put down a rebellion raised by Pothinus.
Cleopatra VII was the third child of Ptolemy XII of Egypt.
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Her father was Egypt's pharaoh, Ptolemy XII, nicknamed Auletes ("Flute-Player") and her mother was probably Auletes's sister, Cleopatra V Tryphaena.
They were descended from Ptolemy I, a general of Alexander the Great who became king of Egypt after Alexander's death in 323 B.C. When her father died in 51 B.C., Cleopatra and her brother Ptolemy XIII inherited the throne.
But Ptolemy's advisors thought it would be safer to side with Caesar, and when Pompey arrived he was stabbed to death while the pharaoh watched.
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 Cleopatra VII Of Egypt Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
She was first briefly co-ruler with her father, Ptolemy XII Auletes and on his death became co-ruler with her brother Ptolemy XIII in the spring of 51 BC.
At the age of 18, she was left the throne on the death of her father, Ptolemy XII Auletes, in spring 51 BC, to rule jointly with her 12 year old brother, Ptolemy XIII.
Cleopatra VII (VI) at LacusCurtius — (Chapter XIII of E. R. Bevan's House of Ptolemy, 1923)
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 Ptolemy XII Auletes
Ptolemy XII Auletes ('the flutist'): king of the Ptolemaic Empire, ruled from 80 to 58 and from 55 to 51.
84: Ptolemy XII Auletes is engaged to a daughter of Mithradates.
59: Ptolemy XII Auletes promises 6,000 talents to Pompey and Julius Caesar (consul in 59), and is recognized as 'ally and fried of the Roman nation'; amnesty for the rebels in Egypt
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 AllRefer.com - Ptolemy XII (Ancient History, Egypt, Biography) - Encyclopedia
B.C.), of the Macedonian dynasty; son of Ptolemy XI.
At this juncture the defeated Pompey arrived seeking refuge and was put to death by Pothinus.
He fell under the influence of Cleopatra, forced Ptolemy XII to share the throne with her again, and put down a rebellion raised by Pothinus.
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 Egyptvoyager.com: Women in ancient Egypt
During this period, Egypt was suffering economically from bad harvest and famine caused by a drought.
Egypt also suffered politically due to the increasing Romans power in the region which led Egypt to ally with Rome for almost two centuries.
Ptolemy XII Auteles died in 51 BC leaving the kingdom to his son, Ptolemy XIII and his daughter Cleopatra VII who, by ancient Egyptian traditions, had to marry her younger 12 year old brother.
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 Egypt: Rulers, Kings and Pharaohs of Ancient Egypt: Ptolemy XII Neos Dionysos   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Egypt: Rulers, Kings and Pharaohs of Ancient Egypt: Ptolemy XII Neos Dionysos
Ptolemy XII Neos Dionysos was the illegitimate son of Lathyros (Ptolemy IX Soter II).
His younger brother became governor of Cyprus and Ptolemy XII came to Alexandria to rule after the death of Ptolemy XI Alexander II.
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 Ptolemy XII
Ptolemy XI Finally, if one accepts that Ptolemy XII and his brother had spent time at the court of Mithridates VI, it is difficult to explain how they came to be there on Bloedow's chronology.
Ptolemy XII and his brother Ptolemy of Cyprus from the two sons of Ptolemy IX said to have been by Cleopatra Selene that he left in Alexandria when he fled in 107, and explain what happened to the latter two, and there are no good grounds for doing so (see discussion under (iv) below).
It identifies Ptolemy XII and his brother Ptolemy of Cyprus with the two sons of Ptolemy IX that he left in Alexandria when he fled in 107, who according to Justin were sons of Selene (Justin 39.4).
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 Cleopatra
Cleopatra VII was born in sixty-nine BC in Alexandria, Egypt to a family of Macedonian decent and important rule.
Cleopatra VII was the daughter of Ptolemy XII Neos Dionysos, nicknamed "Auletes", meaning "flute-player" in Greek.
Arsinoe believed that she should be the Queen of Egypt because of her alliance with Ptolemy XIII against Caesar (Daniels 2).
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 Cleopatra's History: Ptolemy, Greek general, ancestor of Cleopatra   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Ptolemy XI king of Egypt, was the father of Cleopatra VII.
On her father's death in 51 BC Cleopatra, and her brother, Ptolemy XII, about 12 years, jointly succeeded to the throne of Egypt.
Cleopatra was born in 69 BC in Alexandria, Egypt.
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 *** The House of Ptolemy: Index Page ***
An aid in the study of the Ptolemaic (Macedonian-based Greek), Roman Imperial (Greco-Roman), and Byzantine rulers of Egypt based in Alexandria, this portal site is intended for all classicists and students of Hellenistic history.
The House of Ptolemy: Kings, Queens, and the Rest of the Royal Ptolemies
Caesar, Cleopatra, and Marcus Antonius: The Transition to a Greco-Roman (Roman Provincial) Egypt
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 Ptolemy XIV of Egypt   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Ptolemy XIV (lived 60 BC/59 BC - 44 BC, reigned 47 BC - 44 BC), a son of Ptolemy XII of Egypt was one of the last members of the Ptolemaic dynasty of Egypt.
Following the death of his older brother Ptolemy XIII of Egypt on January 13, 47 BC, he was proclaimed Pharaoh and co-ruler by their older sister and remaining Pharaoh Cleopatra VII of Egypt.
On March 15, 44 BC Caesar was murdured in Rome by a group of conspirators whose most notable members were Marcus Junius Brutus and Gaius Cassius Longinus.
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 History of CLEOPATRA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
The king of Egypt, Ptolemy XII, dies in 51 BC.
Caesar spends the winter of 48-7 BC in Egypt, helping the young queen suppress the forces of her even younger brother (who fails to survive these events).
Much of the treasure of Egypt, essential to pay for fleet and army, is on board with her.
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In Spring of 48 BC Ptolemy and Pothinus attempted to depose Cleopatra in order for the first to become sole ruler and the second to act as the power behind the throne.
Initially Ptolemy and Pothinus pretended to have accepted his request but on September 29, 48 BC, Pothinus himself murdered the general in hopes of winning favor with Caesar when the victorious general arrived.
Caesar arranged the execution of Pothinus and the official return to the throne of Cleopatra, though she had never officially abdicated, and her marriage to Ptolemy.
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Ptolemy XII left Egypt in his 24th year, and returned in his 26th year.
Ptolemy XII was away for a time, but he "of course" stayed to be the king.
Although some documents from remote places are still dated Ptolemy XII 24 and 25, the most important is the fact that, later on, Ptolemy 24 was equated with Berenice IV 1 and Cleopatra Tryphaena 1.
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 R-MC Academics: Classics
B. Ptolemy XII dies in 51 BC, and Cleopatra VII and Ptolemy XIII joint rulers.
She was born in between 68 and 62 B.C. to Ptolemy XII and most likely Cleopatra V, however we are unsure that Cleopatra was her mother.
She was the only child of Ptolemy XII to never have her chance to rule Egypt.
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 Cleopatra VII   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Ptolemy I was a general of Alexander the Great, and founded the Ptolemaic dynasty.
The daughter of Ptolemy XII, Cleopatra became joint ruler with her younger brother Ptolemy XIII in 51 BC.
Returning to Egypt, Cleopatra ruled with her son by Caesar, Ptolemy XV, called Caesarion, as joint king, Ptolemy XIV having been murdered on her orders.
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When the father, Ptolemy XII, died in the spring of 51 B.C., the children were left to be taken care of Pompey, who was a Roman leader.
Ptolemy had the support of other Generals, and overthrew her from the throne, favoring Ptolemy.
She knew that this also had something to do with the future of Egypt’s monarchs, and plans, and did not want to be left out of it.
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 Berenice IV --  Encyclopædia Britannica   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
eldest daughter of Ptolemy XII Auletes of Egypt, sister of the great Cleopatra VII, and ruler of Egypt during her father's absence in 58–55.
Ptolemy, driven from Egypt by the threat of popular insurrection in 58, went to Rome.
Powerless to arrest the decline of the Ptolemaic kingdom under her debauched husband's rule, the popular queen was eventually murdered by the royal ministers.
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 Cleopatra VII of Egypt   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Last member of the Ptolemaic dynasty to rule ancient Egypt, Cleopatra VII took the throne alone at the death of her father, XII of Egypt">Ptolemy XII of Egypt Auletes, in 51 BC.
She was subsequently co-ruler with two of her brothers, XIII of Egypt">Ptolemy XIII of Egypt, who opposed the Roman domination, and XIV of Egypt">Ptolemy XIV of Egypt[?] (47-45).
At the "Donation of Alexandria" in late 34 or early 33 BC: Cleopatra and Caesarion were crowned co-rulers of Egypt and Cyprus; Alexander Helios was crowned ruler of Armenia, Media, and Parthia; Cleopatra Selene was crowned ruler of Cyrenaica and Libya; and Ptolemy Philadelphus was crowned ruler of Phoenicia, Syria, and Cilicia.
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Born in 69 B.C. in Alexandria, which was then the capital of Egypt, Cleopatra was very ambitious and smart since her childhood.
Her father was Egypt's pharaoh, Ptolemy XII, while her mother was most probably Ptolemy’s sister, Cleopatra V Tryphaena.
She was determined to rule alone, leaving Ptolemy in the background, as a pharaoh in name only, for three years.
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In compliance with Egyptian tradition Cleopatra married her brother Ptolemy XIII, who was about 12 at the time.
Ptolemy's advisors resented Cleopatra's independence and conspired against her.
The Roman people were outraged by the behaviour of Antony and Cleopatra, and disgusted by the ever increasing decadence, Octavian convinced the Roman Senate to declare war on Egypt.
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