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Berenice II of Cyrene

Born: 267 AD
Died: 216? AD.

Nationality: Egyptian
Categories: Princess


267 BC - Berenice II was born.

249 BC - She was married to Demetrius the Fair a Macedonian prince.

         - She dedicated her hair to Venus for his safe return, and placed it in the temple of the goddess at Zephyrium.

221 BC - She was murdered at the instigation of her son Ptolemy IV, with whom she was probably associated in the government.


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