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List Of Decades This is a LIST OF DECADES from the beginning of the 1 8th century BC to the end of the 2 1st century AD, including links to corresponding articles with more information about them. During the 20th century, it became common to consider individual decades as historical entities in themselves. Particular trends, styles, and attitudes would be associated with and regarded as defining particular decades (which became known as "The Twenties ", " The Sixties ", and so on) [...More...]  "List Of Decades" on: Wikipedia Yahoo 

History HISTORY (from Greek ἱστορία, historia, meaning "inquiry, knowledge acquired by investigation") is the study of the past as it is described in written documents. Events occurring before written record are considered prehistory . It is an umbrella term that relates to past events as well as the memory, discovery, collection, organization, presentation, and interpretation of information about these events. Scholars who write about history are called historians . History History can also refer to the academic discipline which uses a narrative to examine and analyse a sequence of past events, and objectively determine the patterns of cause and effect that determine them. Historians sometimes debate the nature of history and its usefulness by discussing the study of the discipline as an end in itself and as a way of providing "perspective" on the problems of the present [...More...]  "History" on: Wikipedia Yahoo 

2nd Millennium BC The 2ND MILLENNIUM BC spans the years 2000 through 1000 BC. It marks the transition from the Middle to the Late Bronze Age Bronze Age . Its first half is dominated by the Middle Kingdom of Egypt and Babylonia Babylonia . The alphabet develops. IndoIranian migration onto the Iranian plateau and onto the Indian subcontinent Indian subcontinent propagates the use of the chariot . Chariot warfare and population movements lead to violent changes at the center of the millennium, a new order emerges with Greek dominance of the Aegean and the rise of the Hittite Empire Hittite Empire . The end of the millennium sees the transition to the Iron Age Iron Age . World population begins to rise steadily, reaching some 50 million towards 1000 BC [...More...]  "2nd Millennium BC" on: Wikipedia Yahoo 

Decade (other) A DECADE is a set of ten or an interval of length ten. The most common use is to refer to a period of ten years [...More...]  "Decade (other)" on: Wikipedia Yahoo 

1590s BC The 1590s BC was a decade lasting from January 1, 1599 BC to December 31, 1590 BC. MILLENNIUM : 2nd millennium BC 2nd millennium BC CENTURIES : * 17th century BC * 16TH CENTURY BC * 15th century BC DECADES : * 1610s BC * 1600s BC * 1590S BC * 1580s BC * 1570s BC YEARS : * 1599 BC * 1598 BC * 1597 BC * 1596 BC * 1595 BC * 1594 BC * 1593 BC * 1592 BC * 1591 BC * 1590 BC CATEGORIES: * * EVENTS AND TRENDS * ca. 1595 BC — Mursili I , king of the Hittites , sacks Babylon Babylon . This brings an end to the rule of the descendants of Hammurabi Hammurabi in that kingdom [...More...]  "1590s BC" on: Wikipedia Yahoo 

1580s BC The 1580s BC was a decade lasting from January 1, 1589 BC to December 31, 1580 BC. MILLENNIUM : 2nd millennium BC 2nd millennium BC CENTURIES : * 17th century BC * 16TH CENTURY BC * 15th century BC DECADES : * 1600s BC * 1590s BC * 1580S BC * 1570s BC * 1560s BC YEARS : * 1589 BC * 1588 BC * 1587 BC * 1586 BC * 1585 BC * 1584 BC * 1583 BC * 1582 BC * 1581 BC * 1580 BC CATEGORIES: * * EVENTS AND TRENDS * The Egyptians invented a new and better calendar. It is based on both the moon and a star. They observed the annual appearance of the brightest star in the sky, Sirius. This calendar was more advanced than the Babylonian calendar. SIGNIFICANT PEOPLE * Erishum III , King of Assyria , 1598 –1586 BC (traditional date), or ca [...More...]  "1580s BC" on: Wikipedia Yahoo 

1570s BC The 1570s BC was a decade lasting from January 1, 1579 BC to December 31, 1570 BC [...More...]  "1570s BC" on: Wikipedia Yahoo 

1560s BC The 1560s BC was a decade lasting from January 1, 1569 BC to December 31, 1560 BC [...More...]  "1560s BC" on: Wikipedia Yahoo 

1630s BC The 1630s BC was a decade lasting from January 1, 1639 BC to December 31, 1630 BC. MILLENNIUM : 2nd millennium BC 2nd millennium BC CENTURIES : * 18th century BC * 17TH CENTURY BC * 16th century BC DECADES : * 1650s BC * 1640s BC * 1630S BC * 1620s BC * 1610s BC YEARS : * 1639 BC * 1638 BC * 1637 BC * 1636 BC * 1635 BC * 1634 BC * 1633 BC * 1632 BC * 1631 BC * 1630 BC CATEGORIES: * * EVENTS AND TRENDS * 1633 BC—May 2—Lunar Saros 34 begins. * Before 1630 BC – 1500 BC —Landscape (Spring fresco), wall painting with areas of modern reconstruction from Akrotiri , Thera , Cyclades , is made [...More...]  "1630s BC" on: Wikipedia Yahoo 

1640s BC CONTENTS * 1 Events and trends * 2 Significant people * 3 References * 4 External links EVENTS AND TRENDS THIS SECTION IS EMPTY. You can help by adding to it . (May 2015)SIGNIFICANT PEOPLE * Bazaya , King of Assyria, r. 1650–1622 BC * AmmiDitana , King of Babylonia, r. 1684–1647 BC (Middle Chronology ) * AmmiSaduqa , King of Babylonia, r. 1647–1626 BC (Middle Chronology ) * Tang , Shang Dynasty Shang Dynasty King of China, r. 1675–1646 BC * Tài Dīng , Shang Dynasty Shang Dynasty King of China, r. 1646–1644 BC * Bu Bing , Shang Dynasty Shang Dynasty King of China, r. 1644–1612 BC * Salitis , Fifteenth dynasty Pharaoh of Egypt, r. c.1648–1628 BC * Djehuti Djehuti , Sixteenth Dynasty Pharaoh of Egypt, r [...More...]  "1640s BC" on: Wikipedia Yahoo 

1620s BC The 1620s BC was a decade lasting from January 1, 1629 BC to December 31, 1620 BC. MILLENNIUM : 2nd millennium BC 2nd millennium BC CENTURIES : * 18th century BC * 17TH CENTURY BC * 16th century BC DECADES : * 1640s BC * 1630s BC * 1620S BC * 1610s BC * 1600s BC YEARS : * 1629 BC * 1628 BC * 1627 BC * 1626 BC * 1625 BC * 1624 BC * 1623 BC * 1622 BC * 1621 BC * 1620 BC CATEGORIES: * * EVENTS AND TRENDS * 1627 BC —Beginning of a period of cooling of the world climate lasting several years, recorded in treerings all over the world. It might have been caused by the Minoan eruption of Thera which occurred in 1627, or the Avellino eruption of Mount Vesuvius Mount Vesuvius [...More...]  "1620s BC" on: Wikipedia Yahoo 

1610s BC The 1610s BC was a decade lasting from January 1, 1619 BC to December 31, 1610 BC. MILLENNIUM : 2nd millennium BC CENTURIES : * 18th century BC * 17TH CENTURY BC * 16th century BC DECADES : * 1630s BC * 1620s BC * 1610S BC * 1600s BC * 1590s BC YEARS : * 1619 BC * 1618 BC * 1617 BC * 1616 BC * 1615 BC * 1614 BC * 1613 BC * 1612 BC * 1611 BC * 1610 BC CATEGORIES: * * EVENTS AND TRENDS * SIGNIFICANT PEOPLE * King Tang of Shang of China China ( 1617 BC – 1588 BC ) This BC year article is a stub . You can help by expanding it [...More...]  "1610s BC" on: Wikipedia Yahoo 

1550s BC The 1550s BC was a decade lasting from January 1, 1559 BC to December 31, 1550 BC [...More...]  "1550s BC" on: Wikipedia Yahoo 

16th Century BC The 16TH CENTURY BC is a century which lasted from 1600 BC to 1501 BC. CONTENTS * 1 Events * 2 Significant persons * 3 Sovereign States * 4 References * 5 Decades and years EVENTS The royal Grave Circle in Mycenae Mycenae , Greece Greece (left) and the ' Mask of Agamemnon ' (right) found in one of the graves. * 1700 BC – 1500 BC : Hurrian conquests. * 1601 BC : SharmaAdad II became the King of Assyria . * c. 1600 BC : The creation of one of the oldest surviving astronomical documents, a copy of which was found in the Babylonian library of Ashurbanipal Ashurbanipal : a 21year record of the appearances of Venus (which the early Babylonians called Nindaranna): Venus Venus tablet of Ammisaduqa . * c [...More...]  "16th Century BC" on: Wikipedia Yahoo 

1530s BC This is a list of events occurring in the 1530s BC, ordered by year. EVENTS AND TRENDS * 1539 BC —End of Seventeenth dynasty of Egypt , start of the Eighteenth Dynasty . * 1539 BC —Approximate first use of the Valley of the Kings Valley of the Kings . * 1534 BC —The oldest dated star chart was made in Ancient Egypt Ancient Egypt . * 1530 BC —End of the First Dynasty of Babylon and the start of the Kassite Dynasty —see History of Iraq History of Iraq .SIGNIFICANT PEOPLE THIS SECTION IS EMPTY. You can help by adding to it . (January 2017)REFERENCES * ^ von Spaeth, Ove (2000). "Dating the Oldest Egyptian Star Map". Centaurus International Magazine of the History of Mathematics, Science and Technology. 42 (3): 159–179. doi :10.1034/j.16000498.2000.420301.x . Retrieved 20071021 [...More...]  "1530s BC" on: Wikipedia Yahoo 