Berenice II of Cyrene
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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