The 16th century BC is a century which lasted from 1600 BC to 1501 BC. Events. The royal Grave Circle in Mycenae, Greece (left) and the 'Mask of Agamemnon' (right ...
Dedumose I, King (c.1590 BC) Dedumose II, King (c.1590 BC) Djedankhre Montemsaf, King (c.1590 BC) Merankhre Mentuhotep, King (c.1585 BC) Senusret IV, King (early-16th century BC) Pepi III, King (uncertain chronological position) Seventeenth Dynasty of the Second Intermediate Period (complete list) – Rahotep, King (1580–1576 BC) Nebmaatre ...
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This is a list of solar eclipses in the 16th century BC. During the period 1600 to 1501 BC there were 225 solar eclipses of which 78 were partial, 67 were annular (two non-central), 59 were total, and 21 were hybrids. The greatest number of eclipses in one year was four, in 1600 BC, 1582 BC, 1564 BC, and 1535 BC.
The sixteenth century BC was the time period from 1600 BC to 1501 BC. 1700 BC–1500 BC — Hurrian conquests. 1600 BC* — Shang Dynasty of China established. 1595 BC — Sack of Babylon by the Hittite king Mursilis I. 1567 BC — Egypt: End of Fifteenth Dynasty, end of Sixteenth Dynasty, end of Seventeenth Dynasty, start of Eighteenth Dynasty. 1550s BC — The city of Mycenae, located in the ...
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The 16th century BC consists of the years 1600-1501 BC. (All dates are approximate). 1600 BC. Job (Approximate) 1593 BC. Death of Jacob. 1568 BC. Death of Joseph. 1560 BC. Hyksos expelled from Egypt. Ahmose I founds 18th dynasty. Possible beginning of Egyptian slavery of Israel. 1520 BC. Moses born.
1504 BC – 1492 BC: Egypt conquers Nubia and the Levant.; 1500 BC – 1400 BC: The Battle of the Ten Kings took place around this time. 1500 BC: Coalescence of a number of cultural traits including undecorated pottery, megalithic burials, and millet-bean-rice agriculture indicate the beginning of the Mumun Pottery Period in the Korean peninsula.
The 11th century BC comprises all years from 1100 BC to 1001 BC.Although many human societies were literate in this period, some of the individuals mentioned below may be apocryphal rather than historically accurate.