2334 BC – 2279 BC: (short chronology) Sargon of Akkad's conquest of Mesopotamia. c. 2300 BC: Indus Valley Civilization (Harappan) flourishing in modern-day eastern Pakistan - western India . c. 2300 BC: Metals start to be used in Northern Europe .
c. 2300 BC: Canal Bahr Yusuf (current name) is made when the waterway from the Nile to the natural lake (now Lake Moeris) is widened and deepened to create a canal. c. 2288 BC – 2224/2194 BC: Pepy II and his mother, Queen Merye-ankhnes, Sixth dynasty of Egypt, is made. It is now at The Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York City.
The 23rd century BC is a century which was from the year 2300 BC to 2201 BC.
Wikimedia Commons has media related to 23rd century BC.: Subcategories. This category has the following 6 subcategories, out of 6 total. D 23rd-century BC disestablishments (2 P)
However, year order is reversed in the BC era, so the Nth century BC begins in the year N*100 BC and ends in (N-1)*100+1 BC, so for example the third century BC begins in 300 BC and ends 201 BC. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Centuries .
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c. 2350 BC: First destruction of the city of Mari. c. 2345 BC: End of Fifth Dynasty. Pharaoh Unas died. c. 2345 BC: Sixth Dynasty of Egypt starts (other date is 2460 BC). c. 2340 BC– 2180 BC: Akkadian Empire. c. 2334 BC– 2279 BC: Semitic chieftain Sargon of Akkad 's conquest of Sumer and Mesopotamia.
4.2 kiloyear event – a severe aridification event that probably lasted the entire 22nd century BC and caused the collapse of several Old World civilizations. 2217 BC – 2193 BC: Nomadic invasions of Akkad. c. 2184 BC: Possible date for the death of pharaoh Pepi II Neferkare, the longest reigning monarch of history with 94 years on the throne.
The 22nd century BC was a century which lasted from the year 2200 BC to 2101 BC.
In contemporary history , the third millennium of the anno Domini or Common Era in the Gregorian calendar is the current millennium spanning the years 2001 to 3000 (21st to 30th centuries). Ongoing futures studies seek to understand what is likely to continue and what could plausibly change in the course of this period and beyond. Millennia: 2nd millennium 3rd millennium 4th millennium ...