The 2nd millennium BC spanned the years 2000 through 1001 BC. In the Ancient Near East, it marks the transition from the Middle to the Late Bronze Age.The Ancient Near Eastern cultures are well within the historical era: The first half of the millennium is dominated by the Middle Kingdom of Egypt and Babylonia.
- Old World Bronze Age
Spending much of their energies in trying to recuperate from...
- Prehistoric cultures
Europe is still entirely within the prehistoric era; much of...
In the history of the Egyptian language, the early 2nd...
- Old World Bronze Age
The 2nd millennium BC is the time between the Middle and the late Bronze Age. The first half of the millennium saw a lot of activity by the Middle Kingdom of Egypt and Babylonia. The alphabet develops. Indo-Iranian migration onto the Iranian plateau and onto the Indian subcontinent saw the creation and use of the chariot. Chariot warfare and ...
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3rd millennium BC in music - 2nd millennium BC in music - 1st millennium BC in music. Events. 2000 BC - Percussion instruments are added to Egyptian orchestras. 2000 BC - The trumpet is played in Denmark. 1500 BC - Harps are played in Egypt. 1500 BC - Guitar, lyre, trumpet, and tambourine are used by the Hittites.
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3102 BC – According to calculations of Aryabhata (6th century), the Hindu Kali Yuga began at midnight on 18 February 3102 BC. 3102 BC – Aryabhata dates the events of the Mahabharata to around 3102 BC. Other estimates range from the late 4th to the mid-2nd millennium BC. Centuries. 40th century BC; 39th century BC; 38th century BC; 37th ...
The first millennium of the anno Domini or Common Era was a millennium spanning the years 1 to 1000 (1st to 10th centuries; in astronomy: JD 1 721 425.5 – 2 086 667.5).The world population rose more slowly than during the preceding millennium, from about 200 million in the year AD 1 to about 300 million in the year 1000.