Ulskandar Murder of Shamiram I

Murder of Shamiram I

Political event


Queen Shamiram I is murdered by her younger brother, Nebuchadnezzar.

Following her succession to the throne of Castar, her brother, Nebuchadnezzar murders her so that he can claim the throne. Nebuchadnezzar felt strongly against female succession to the throne, even though the founding laws of Nebuchadnezzar I did not prohibit a woman from taking the throne.