Hatshepsut is one of the most famous Egyptian women, first and foremost because she took on the role of pharaoh. She also embarked on a remarkable building campaign during her reign, culminating in a wonderful temple at Deir el-Bahri. The reign of her successor Thutmose III saw the attempt at the erasure of her legacy.
Cleopatra of Egypt had four children, but only one produced any descendants. But how far did her line extend? Cleopatra VII, the last pharaoh of an independent Egypt, had four children: Caesarion (with Julius Caesar), twins Alexander Helios and Cleopatra Selene, and Ptolemy Philadelphus (the latter three with Mark Antony). But she only had descendants through