Millennium:  3rd millennium BC 

Centuries:  24th century BC · 23rd century BC · 22nd century BC 
Decades:  2290s BC 2280s BC 2270s BC 2260s BC 2250s BC 2240s BC 2230s BC 2220s BC 2210s BC 2200s BC 
Categories:  Births – Deaths Establishments – Disestablishments 
Events[edit  edit source]
 2334–2279 BC — (short chronology) Sargon of Akkad's conquest of Mesopotamia.
 c. 2300 BC — Bronze Age starts.
 c. 2300 BC–2184 BC — Disk of Enheduanna, from Ur, (modern Muqaiyir, Iraq) is made. It is now in University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.
 c. 2300 BC–2200 BC — Head of a man from Nineveh (modern Kuyunjik, Iraq) is made. It is now in Iraq Museum, Baghdad.
 c. 2300 BC — Canal Bahr Yusuf (current name) is created when the waterway from the Nile to the natural lake (now Lake Karun) is widened and deepened to create a canal.
 c. 2289 BC — Pepi II Neferkare, the longest reigning monarch of all time, dies at the age of 100 after 94 years of rule.
 c. 2288 BC–2224/2194 BC — Pepy II and his mother, Queen Meryeankhnes, Sixth dynasty of Egypt, is made. It is now at The Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York.
 c. 2285 BC — Enheduanna, high priestess of the moon god Nanna in Ur, was born.
 c. 2254 BC–2218 BC — Stela of NaramSin, probably from Sippar, discovered in Susa (modern Shush, Iran), is made. It is now in Musée du Louvre, Paris.
 c. 2278 BC — Pharaoh Pepi II starts to rule (other date is 2383 BC).
 c. 2215 BC — A Guti army swept down from the Zagros Mountains and defeated the demoralized Akkadian army. They took Agade, the capital of Akkad, and destroyed it thoroughly.
 c. 2300 BC — Metals started to be used in Northern Europe.
Significant persons[edit  edit source]
 Sargon of Akkad, founder of the Akkadian Empire and the earliest empire builder in recorded history
Births[edit  edit source]
 The sons of Noah: Japheth (2254 BC), Shem (2212 BC), and Ham (2204 BC) according to the Hebrew Calendar
Deaths[edit  edit source]
Decades and years[edit  edit source]
[[::DecadesDecades]] and [[::YearsYears]]
23rd century BC
[[::25th century BC25th century BC]]
←[[::24th century BC24th century BC]]
← ↔ →[[::22nd century BC22nd century BC]]→[[::21st century BC21st century BC]]
[[::2309–2300 BC2309–2300 BC
]] 
[[::2309 BC2309 BC
]] 
[[::2308 BC2308 BC
]] 
[[::2307 BC2307 BC
]] 
[[::2306 BC2306 BC
]] 
[[::2305 BC2305 BC
]] 
[[::2304 BC2304 BC
]] 
[[::2303 BC2303 BC
]] 
[[::2302 BC2302 BC
]] 
[[::2301 BC2301 BC
]] 
[[::2300 BC2300 BC
]]

[[::2290s BC2290s BC
]] 
[[::2299 BC2299 BC
]] 
[[::2298 BC2298 BC
]] 
[[::2297 BC2297 BC
]] 
[[::2296 BC2296 BC
]] 
[[::2295 BC2295 BC
]] 
[[::2294 BC2294 BC
]] 
[[::2293 BC2293 BC
]] 
[[::2292 BC2292 BC
]] 
[[::2291 BC2291 BC
]] 
[[::2290 BC2290 BC
]]

[[::2280s BC2280s BC
]] 
[[::2289 BC2289 BC
]] 
[[::2288 BC2288 BC
]] 
[[::2287 BC2287 BC
]] 
[[::2286 BC2286 BC
]] 
[[::2285 BC2285 BC
]] 
[[::2284 BC2284 BC
]] 
[[::2283 BC2283 BC
]] 
[[::2282 BC2282 BC
]] 
[[::2281 BC2281 BC
]] 
[[::2280 BC2280 BC
]]

[[::2270s BC2270s BC
]] 
[[::2279 BC2279 BC
]] 
[[::2278 BC2278 BC
]] 
[[::2277 BC2277 BC
]] 
[[::2276 BC2276 BC
]] 
[[::2275 BC2275 BC
]] 
[[::2274 BC2274 BC
]] 
[[::2273 BC2273 BC
]] 
[[::2272 BC2272 BC
]] 
[[::2271 BC2271 BC
]] 
[[::2270 BC2270 BC
]]

[[::2260s BC2260s BC
]] 
[[::2269 BC2269 BC
]] 
[[::2268 BC2268 BC
]] 
[[::2267 BC2267 BC
]] 
[[::2266 BC2266 BC
]] 
[[::2265 BC2265 BC
]] 
[[::2264 BC2264 BC
]] 
[[::2263 BC2263 BC
]] 
[[::2262 BC2262 BC
]] 
[[::2261 BC2261 BC
]] 
[[::2260 BC2260 BC
]]

[[::2250s BC2250s BC
]] 
[[::2259 BC2259 BC
]] 
[[::2258 BC2258 BC
]] 
[[::2257 BC2257 BC
]] 
[[::2256 BC2256 BC
]] 
[[::2255 BC2255 BC
]] 
[[::2254 BC2254 BC
]] 
[[::2253 BC2253 BC
]] 
[[::2252 BC2252 BC
]] 
[[::2251 BC2251 BC
]] 
[[::2250 BC2250 BC
]]

[[::2240s BC2240s BC
]] 
[[::2249 BC2249 BC
]] 
[[::2248 BC2248 BC
]] 
[[::2247 BC2247 BC
]] 
[[::2246 BC2246 BC
]] 
[[::2245 BC2245 BC
]] 
[[::2244 BC2244 BC
]] 
[[::2243 BC2243 BC
]] 
[[::2242 BC2242 BC
]] 
[[::2241 BC2241 BC
]] 
[[::2240 BC2240 BC
]]

[[::2230s BC2230s BC
]] 
[[::2239 BC2239 BC
]] 
[[::2238 BC2238 BC
]] 
[[::2237 BC2237 BC
]] 
[[::2236 BC2236 BC
]] 
[[::2235 BC2235 BC
]] 
[[::2234 BC2234 BC
]] 
[[::2233 BC2233 BC
]] 
[[::2232 BC2232 BC
]] 
[[::2231 BC2231 BC
]] 
[[::2230 BC2230 BC
]]

[[::2220s BC2220s BC
]] 
[[::2229 BC2229 BC
]] 
[[::2228 BC2228 BC
]] 
[[::2227 BC2227 BC
]] 
[[::2226 BC2226 BC
]] 
[[::2225 BC2225 BC
]] 
[[::2224 BC2224 BC
]] 
[[::2223 BC2223 BC
]] 
[[::2222 BC2222 BC
]] 
[[::2221 BC2221 BC
]] 
[[::2220 BC2220 BC
]]

[[::2210s BC2210s BC
]] 
[[::2219 BC2219 BC
]] 
[[::2218 BC2218 BC
]] 
[[::2217 BC2217 BC
]] 
[[::2216 BC2216 BC
]] 
[[::2215 BC2215 BC
]] 
[[::2214 BC2214 BC
]] 
[[::2213 BC2213 BC
]] 
[[::2212 BC2212 BC
]] 
[[::2211 BC2211 BC
]] 
[[::2210 BC2210 BC
]]

[[::2209–2200 BC2209–2200 BC
]] 
[[::2209 BC2209 BC
]] 
[[::2208 BC2208 BC
]] 
[[::2207 BC2207 BC
]] 
[[::2206 BC2206 BC
]] 
[[::2205 BC2205 BC
]] 
[[::2204 BC2204 BC
]] 
[[::2203 BC2203 BC
]] 
[[::2202 BC2202 BC
]] 
[[::2201 BC2201 BC
]] 
[[::2200 BC2200 BC
]]

[[::2190s BC2190s BC
]] 
[[::2199 BC2199 BC
]] 
[[::2198 BC2198 BC
]] 
[[::2197 BC2197 BC
]] 
[[::2196 BC2196 BC
]] 
[[::2195 BC2195 BC
]] 
[[::2194 BC2194 BC
]] 
[[::2193 BC2193 BC
]] 
[[::2192 BC2192 BC
]] 
[[::2191 BC2191 BC
]] 
[[::2190 BC2190 BC
]]

[[::CenturiesCenturies]] and [[::MillenniaMillennia]]
Millennium  Century  

Before Christ / Before Common Era (BC/BCE)  
[[::4th millennium BC4th]]:  [[::40th century BC40th]]  [[::39th century BC39th]]  [[::38th century BC38th]]  [[::37th century BC37th]]  [[::36th century BC36th]]  [[::35th century BC35th]]  [[::34th century BC34th]]  [[::33rd century BC33rd]]  [[::32nd century BC32nd]]  [[::31st century BC31st]] 
[[::3rd millennium BC3rd]]:  [[::30th century BC30th]]  [[::29th century BC29th]]  [[::28th century BC28th]]  [[::27th century BC27th]]  [[::26th century BC26th]]  [[::25th century BC25th]]  [[::24th century BC24th]]  [[::23rd century BC23rd]]  [[::22nd century BC22nd]]  [[::21st century BC21st]] 
[[::2nd millennium BC2nd]]:  [[::20th century BC20th]]  [[::19th century BC19th]]  [[::18th century BC18th]]  [[::17th century BC17th]]  [[::16th century BC16th]]  [[::15th century BC15th]]  [[::14th century BC14th]]  [[::13th century BC13th]]  [[::12th century BC12th]]  [[::11th century BC11th]] 
[[::1st millennium BC1st]]:  [[::10th century BC10th]]  [[::9th century BC9th]]  [[::8th century BC8th]]  [[::7th century BC7th]]  [[::6th century BC6th]]  [[::5th century BC5th]]  [[::4th century BC4th]]  [[::3rd century BC3rd]]  [[::2nd century BC2nd]]  [[::1st century BC1st]] 
Anno Domini / Common Era (AD/CE)  
[[::1st millennium1st]]:  [[::1st century1st]]  [[::2nd century2nd]]  [[::3rd century3rd]]  [[::4th century4th]]  [[::5th century5th]]  [[::6th century6th]]  [[::7th century7th]]  [[::8th century8th]]  [[::9th century9th]]  [[::10th century10th]] 
[[::2nd millennium2nd]]:  [[::11th century11th]]  [[::12th century12th]]  [[::13th century13th]]  [[::14th century14th]]  [[::15th century15th]]  [[::16th century16th]]  [[::17th century17th]]  [[::18th century18th]]  [[::19th century19th]]  [[::20th century20th]] 
[[::3rd millennium3rd]]:  [[::21st century21st]]  [[::22nd century22nd]]  [[::23rd century23rd]]  [[::24th century24th]]  [[::25th century25th]]  [[::26th century26th]]  [[::27th century27th]]  [[::28th century28th]]  [[::29th century29th]]  [[::30th century30th]] 
[[::4th millennium4th]]:  [[::31st century31st]] 
This page uses content from the English language Wikipedia. The original content was at 23rd century BC. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with this Familypedia wiki, the content of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons License. 
Community content is available under CCBYSA unless otherwise noted.