Incredible Cleopatra Facts That You Didn’t Learn in History Class

She Brought the Solar Calendar to the World

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When Julius Caesar brought Cleopatra to Rome, she brought with her rich scientific knowledge. Cleopatra’s Egyptian astronomers taught the Queen about the solar cycle system which is how we use our calendars today. The Romans at the time were using a lunar calendar, but Caesar adopted this new method and brought it to the rest of the world.

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