What happened in the year 2600 BC?

**2650 BC**Akkadian Empire**in**Mesopotamia founded by Sargon. 2637**BC**First**year**of**the**Chinese calendar. 2600**BC**Sixth Dynasty**in**Egypt ends**the**ancient Egyptian Empire. Pepy II reigns 94 years, longest reign**in**history. 2550**BC The**Old Egyptian Empire under Khufu, his son Khafre, and his grandson Menkure, start**the**construction of**the**great pyramids.

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**Djoser, Build 1st pyramid Netjerikhet**or Djoser is the best-known pharaoh of the Third dynasty of Egypt. He commissioned his official, Imhotep (ca. 2650-2600 BC), to build the first of the pyramids, a step pyramid for him at Saqqara. Though there is significant cont... 2650 BC Architects More3rd Millennium

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**The supposed reign of the semi-legendary**Sumerian king Gilgamesh. [5] c. 2650 BC: Abandonment of the Mature Harappan settlement at Kalibangan due to the drying-up of the Ghaggar River. c. 2613–2494 BC: Fourth Dynasty of Egypt . c. 2670–2620 BC:**The reign of the pharaoh Sneferu and his vizier Nefermaat.**- 2690s
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**Reign of Khufu,**second pharaoh of the Fourth Dynasty. The height of the Old Kingdom under the reigns of Khufu, Khafre and Menkaure. Khufu leads an expedition in Sinai and has the Great Pyramid of Giza built. During his reign, the solar cult of Ra prevails, as evidenced by the Khufu ship.- 2590s
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