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List Of Decades This is a list of decades from the beginning of the 18th century BC to the end of the 2 1st century 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 [...More...]  "List Of Decades" on: Wikipedia Yahoo 

History —George Santayana History History (from Greek ἱστορία, historia, meaning "inquiry, knowledge acquired by investigation")[2] is the study of the past as it is described in written documents.[3][4] 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 [...More...]  "History" on: Wikipedia Yahoo 

17th Century BC A century (from the Latin Latin centum, meaning one hundred; abbreviated c.[1]) is a period of 100 years. Centuries are numbered ordinally in English and many other languages. A centenary is a hundredth anniversary, or a celebration of this, typically the remembrance of an event which took place a hundred years earlier.Contents1 Start and end in the Gregorian calendar1.1 Viewpoint 1: Strict usage 1.2 Viewpoint 2: General usage2 1st century BC and AD 3 Dating units in other calendar systems 4 Centuries in astronomical year numbering 5 Alternative naming systems 6 See also 7 References 8 BibliographyStart and end in the Gregorian calendar[edit] Although a century can mean any arbitrary period of 100 years, there are two viewpoints on the nature of standard centuries [...More...]  "17th Century BC" on: Wikipedia Yahoo 

2nd Millennium BC The 2nd millennium 2nd millennium BC spanned the years 2000 through 1001 BC. It marks the transition from the Middle to the Late Bronze Age. Its first half is dominated by the Middle Kingdom of Egypt Middle Kingdom of Egypt and Babylonia. The alphabet develops. IndoIranian migration onto the Iranian plateau Iranian plateau and onto the Indian subcontinent Indian subcontinent propagates the use of the chariot. 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. The end of the millennium sees the transition to the Iron Age [...More...]  "2nd Millennium BC" on: Wikipedia Yahoo 

18th Century BC A century (from the Latin Latin centum, meaning one hundred; abbreviated c.[1]) is a period of 100 years. Centuries are numbered ordinally in English and many other languages. A centenary is a hundredth anniversary, or a celebration of this, typically the remembrance of an event which took place a hundred years earlier.Contents1 Start and end in the Gregorian calendar1.1 Viewpoint 1: Strict usage 1.2 Viewpoint 2: General usage2 1st century BC and AD 3 Dating units in other calendar systems 4 Centuries in astronomical year numbering 5 Alternative naming systems 6 See also 7 References 8 BibliographyStart and end in the Gregorian calendar[edit] Although a century can mean any arbitrary period of 100 years, there are two viewpoints on the nature of standard centuries [...More...]  "18th Century BC" on: Wikipedia Yahoo 

1540s BC The 1540s BC was a decade lasting from January 1, 1549 BC to December 31, 1540 BC.Millennium: 2nd millennium BCCenturies:17th century BC 16th century BC 15th century BCDecades:1560s BC 1550s BC 1540s BC 1530s BC 1520s BCYears:1549 BC 1548 BC 1547 BC 1546 BC 1545 BC1544 BC 1543 BC 1542 BC 1541 BC 1540 BCCategories:Events and trends[edit]History of ancient Israel and Judah—earliest date for Ahmose I founding the Eighteenth dynasty of Egypt.Significant people[edit]1545 BC—Ahmose I, Pharaoh Pharaoh and founder of the 18th Dynasty of Egypt, dies, according to the High Chronology.This BC year article is a stub [...More...]  "1540s 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 BCCenturies:18th century BC 17th century BC 16th century BCDecades:1630s BC 1620s BC 1610s BC 1600s BC 1590s BCYears:1619 BC 1618 BC 1617 BC 1616 BC 1615 BC1614 BC 1613 BC 1612 BC 1611 BC 1610 BCCategories:Events and trends[edit]Significant people[edit]King Tang of Shang Tang of Shang of China China (1617 BC–1588 BC)This BC year article is a stub [...More...]  "1610s BC" on: Wikipedia Yahoo 

1600s BC (decade) The 1600s BC was a decade lasting from January 1, 1609 BC to December 31, 1600 BC.Millennium: 2nd millennium BCCenturies:18th century BC 17th century BC 16th century BCDecades:1620s BC 1610s BC 1600s BC 1590s BC 1580s BCYears:1609 BC 1608 BC 1607 BC 1606 BC 1605 BC1604 BC 1603 BC 1602 BC 1601 BC 1600 BCCategories:Events and trends[edit]Egypt—End of Fourteenth Dynasty. The creation of one of the oldest surviving astronomical documents, a copy of which was found in the Babylonian library of Ashurbanipal: a 21year record of the appearances of Venus [...More...]  "1600s BC (decade)" on: Wikipedia Yahoo 

16th Century BC The 1 6th century BC 6th century BC is a century which lasted from 1600 BC to 1501 BC.Contents1 Events 2 Significant persons 3 Sovereign States 4 References 5 Decades and yearsEvents[edit]The royal Grave Circle in 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 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: a 21year record of the appearances of Venus Venus (which the early Babylonians called Nindaranna): Venus Venus tablet of Ammisaduqa. c. 1600 BC: The date of the earliest discovered rubber balls. c. 1600 BC: Early Mycenaean culture: weapons, Cyclopaean walls, and chariots. c [...More...]  "16th Century BC" 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 BCCenturies:17th century BC 16th century BC 15th century BCDecades:1610s BC 1600s BC 1590s BC 1580s BC 1570s BCYears:1599 BC 1598 BC 1597 BC 1596 BC 1595 BC1594 BC 1593 BC 1592 BC 1591 BC 1590 BCCategories:Events and trends[edit]ca. 1595 BC—Mursili I, king of the Hittites, sacks Babylon. This brings an end to the rule of the descendants of Hammurabi Hammurabi in that kingdom.[1]Significant people[edit]1597 BC— Aaron Aaron born to Amram and his wife Jochebed Jochebed (traditional date)References[edit]^ http://engren.finanzalarm.com/details/1595_BC.html[dead link]This BC year article is a stub [...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 BCCenturies:17th century BC 16th century BC 15th century BCDecades:1600s BC 1590s BC 1580s BC 1570s BC 1560s BCYears:1589 BC 1588 BC 1587 BC 1586 BC 1585 BC1584 BC 1583 BC 1582 BC 1581 BC 1580 BCCategories:Events and trends[edit]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[edit]Erishum III, King of Assyria, 1598–1586 BC (traditional date), or ca. 1580–1567 BC (newer dating) Actaeus, King of Athens, first King of Athens according to the Parian Chronicle succeeded in the throne by Cecrops IThis BC year article is a stub [...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.Millennium: 2nd millennium BCCenturies:17th century BC 16th century BC 15th century BCDecades:1590s BC 1580s BC 1570s BC 1560s BC 1550s BCYears:1579 BC 1578 BC 1577 BC 1576 BC 1575 BC1574 BC 1573 BC 1572 BC 1571 BC 1570 BCCategories:Events and trends[edit]1570 BC—The Second Intermediate Period of Egypt [...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.Millennium: 2nd millennium BCCenturies:17th century BC 16th century BC 15th century BCDecades:1580s BC 1570s BC 1560s BC 1550s BC 1540s BCYears:1569 BC 1568 BC 1567 BC 1566 BC 1565 BC1564 BC 1563 BC 1562 BC 1561 BC 1560 BCCategories:Events and trends[edit]1567 BC—Egypt: End of Fifteenth Dynasty, end of Sixteenth Dynasty, end of Seventeenth Dynasty, start of Eighteenth Dynasty.Significant people[edit]Reuben, son of Jacob (1568–1445 BC)[1] Ahmose I, Pharaoh and founder of the 18th Dynasty of Egypt (1570–1546 BC)References[edit]^ Hamodia. Nov/28/12. p. D47.This BC year article is a stub [...More...]  "1560s BC" on: Wikipedia Yahoo 

1550s BC The 1550s BC was a decade lasting from January 1, 1559 BC to December 31, 1550 BC.Millennium: 2nd millennium BCCenturies:17th century BC 16th century BC 15th century BCDecades:1570s BC 1560s BC 1550s BC 1540s BC 1530s BCYears:1559 BC 1558 BC 1557 BC 1556 BC 1555 BC1554 BC 1553 BC 1552 BC 1551 BC 1550 BCCategories:Events and trends[edit]The city of Mycenae, located in the northeast Peloponnesus, comes to dominate the rest of Achaea, giving its name to Mycenaean civilization. 1557 BC—Estimation: Memphis, capital of Lower Egypt becomes the largest city of the world, taking the lead from Avaris, capital of the Hyksos in Egypt.[1] 1556 BC—Cecrops I builds or rebuilds Athens following the great flood of Deucalion and the end of the Silver age. He becomes the first of several Kings of Athens whose life account is considered part of Greek mythology. c [...More...]  "1550s BC" on: Wikipedia Yahoo 

1520s BC The 1520s BC was a decade lasting from January 1, 1529 BC to December 31, 1520 BC. Events and trends[edit]1525 BC—End of Fifteenth dynasty of Egypt. 1522 BC— Jacob Jacob migrates to Egypt, settling in the Land of Goshen, according to the Hebrew calendar. 1521 BC—April 24—Lunar Saros 36 begins.[1][permanent dead link]Significant people[edit]This BC year article is a stub [...More...]  "1520s BC" on: Wikipedia Yahoo 