1000 BC- Iron working began to spread through
This is significant because it shows that iron was in use
not only in
1050 BC- The Philistines invade
1100 BC- The Phoenician Alphabet was fully developed.
This is significant because the Phoenician alphabet is the basis for most modern alphabets.
1060 BC- Codrus was the last king of
1100- 900 BC Greek Dark Age. This is significant because it was a time of poverty,
isolation, and loss of knowledge.
1100 BC- Delphi becomes the capital of a league of Greek
970-928 BC- King Solomon’s reign.
played a significant role as a political and commercial center during Solomon’s reign .
1100 BCE- The fall of Mycenaean Civilization. When the Dorians invaded, Mycenaean Civilization fell. This ended the Aegean Bronze age and triggered much of the Greek Dark Age.
940 BCE- Libyans begin their rule in
began to change some aspects of Egyptian culture.
1069 BC -
1100 BC - Amenemope, wrote the Instruction of Amenope. In this book, advice is
offered to his son on integrity, honesty, self-control and kindness. He teaches that it is “reliance on god that this tranquility and the freedom from over anxiety can be attained.” This book is was one of the most famous Egyptian books
1027 B.C.-The semi-nomadic Chou people from northwestern
1000-960 BC- King David’s rule. His rule is significant because his rule is called “The Golden Age of Israel.”
1004- King David Captures Jerusalem- Since Jerusalem did not belong to any
single tribe, David made the city his national
capital. Under David’s rule, the
1000 BC- Israel becomes and independent kingdom.
1000-900 BC- The traditional date for the beginning of the Iron Age. The Iron Age meant an increase in people’s ability to use sturdy tools.
1100- The Late Bronze Age. Technology was increasing. Bronze tools could be used and made agriculture more effective and efficient.
1000 BC- Aryans settle the Ganges Plain. This is significant because farmers were able to grow rice and some grains. Today much agriculture is still done in this region.
1000 BC- Iron metallurgy begins in
945-715 BC - The Theban priests of Amun were becoming the rulers of Upper-Egypt, while Lower-Egypt was in the hands of the administration of the Pharaoh.
1069 BC - Semendes founded the 21st Dynasty,
beginning of the Third Intermediate
Period. He is also shown to be of great importance in
900 BC- The Olmec Center at
920 BC- Division of
1107- 1098 BC - During the reign of Ramesses X the workers went on strike for wages
not paid. This is significant because it was one of the first strikes in history.