Cleopatra. Cleopatra

Cleopatra (1963 film)

Caesar was assassinated in 44 B.. Despite his forced marriage to Octavia, the sister of the important Roman consul Octavian, Mark Antony spends all his time with the woman he loves,. Six children will be born from this union.

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He saw in the quarrel between the two rulers a unique opportunity to get his hands on the rich lands of Egypt.

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Children In 47 B. For instance, some of Antony's top advisers defected, and he had a shortage of rowers, wrote Strauss.

Cleopatra and Mark Antony

Modern-day depictions of Cleopatra VII tend to show her as a woman of great physical beauty and seductive skills — indeed, her romantic involvements with and Mark Antony have been immortalized in art, music and literature for centuries.

Cleopatra VII

Cleopatra was much more than the femme fatale or tragic heroine history often portrays her as: she was a fearsome leader and brilliantly astute politician. It is finally at the naval battle of Actium that the couple's fate is sealed. Captivated by her beauty and personality, Antony plunged into a love affair with Cleopatra.

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Death of Cleopatra The battle sealed Antony and Cleopatra's fate.

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Their father is Mark Antony.

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