900s
800s
700s
600s
500s
1070 - 350 AD Kush Kingdom
Late Egyptian 1300 - 700 600
Demotic Egyptian 600's BCE - 300's CE 900
22nd Dynasty 945 - 720 225
 
26th Dynasty
 
331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 Heph. 341  
Priests of Egypt 11,990 - 650 11,340
Libu
25th Dynasty
   
23rd Dynasty
 
24
 
 
869 Dido, from Tyre, sister of Pygmhlion, founded Carthage. ("Dido purchased, for her city, as much land as a bullock's hide would enclose; then cutting it into a very fine string made it enclose a large space.")
Kingdom of Carthage
814 - 550 265
- Carthage (Tunis)
814 - 760 54 Dido
- Dido & Aeneas have affair & falling out
760 - 580 180 ?
Kingdom of Carthage
814 - 550 265
- Carthage (Tunis)
6 - 300s Trireme Ship - From Carthage, Hellenistic era
Republic of Carthage
550 - 308 242
550 - 30 20 Mago 1
530 - 10 20 Hasdrubal 1
503 1st alliance with Rome
501 Gadir (present-day Cádiz) is captured by Carthage
   
Kingdom of Libu
805 - 732
73
805 - 795 10 Inamunnifnebu
780 - 55
25 Niumateped
763 - 55
8 Titaru
755 - 50
5 Ker
750 - 45
5 Rudamon
745 - 36
9 Ankhor
736 - 2
4 Tefnakht
Kingdom of Cyrene
632 - 440
192
Battiad
- N Africa Libya
630 - 00 30 Battus 1
631 Founding of Cyrene, a Greek colony in Libya
22nd Dynasty
945 - 720
225
945 - 24 21 Shoshenq 1biblical Shishaq
924 - 889
35 Osorkon 1
22nd Dynasty
945 - 720
225
890 Shoshenq 2
889 - 74
15 Takelot 1
875 - 62
13 Harsiese
874 - 34
40 Osorkon 2
834 - 795
39 Shoshenq 3
23rd Dynasty
836 - 720
116
837 - 13 24 Takelot 2
826 - 01
25 Pedubast A rebel, seized Thebes from Takelot 2
812 - 11
1 Iuput 1
22nd Dynasty
945 - 720
225
834 - 795 39 Shoshenq 3
795 - 82
13 Shoshenq 4
782 - 76
6 Pami
776 - 40
36 Shoshenq 5
740 - 20
20 Osorkon 4
23rd Dynasty
836 - 720
116
801 - 795 6 Shoshenq 6
795 - 67
28 Osorkon 3 Son of Takelot 2, recovered Thebes, then proclaimed himself king
773 - 65
8 Takelot 3
765 - 2
3 Rudamun
762 - 28
34 Iuput 2
24th Dynasty
732 - 20 12
732 - 25 7 Tefnakhte Bakenrenef
725 - 20
5 Bocchoris
773 Death of Shoshenq 3, king of Egypt.
760 - 656 9 Kushite Empire Egypt, Nubia Not specified
730 Osorkon IV succeeds Sheshonq IV as king of Twenty-second dynasty of Egypt.
728 Piye invades Egypt, conquering Memphis, and receives submission of rulers of Nile Delta. He founds Twenty-fifth dynasty of Egypt.
723 Ethiopian twenty-fifth Dynasty began in Egypt. Shabak was ruler for 12 years.
700 Earliest Greek settlement in Egypt's Nile delta
25th Dynasty
732 - 656
76
752 - 21 31 Piye King of Nubia
721 - 07
14 Shabaka
707 - 690
17 Shebitku
690 - 64
26 Taharqa - 664 - 56 8 Tantamani ^<
664 Assurbanipal captures and sacks Thebes, Egypt.
663 Death of Tantamani, last king of Twenty-fifth dynasty of Egypt
664 Psammetichus 1 succeeds Necho I as king of Lower Egypt.
664 Death of Necho I, king of Egypt
610 Death of Psammetichus I, king of Egypt
610 Necho 2 succeeds Psammetichus I as king of Egypt.
- 500's Neolithic/Early Farming
26th Dynasty
672 - 525
47
595 - 89 6 Psamtik 2
589 - 70
19 Wahibre
570 - 26
44 Ahmose 2
526 - 5
1 Psammetichus 3
27th Dynasty
525 - 404 121
525 - 1 4 Cambyses 2
522 - 1 1 Smerdis Usurper
521 - 486 35 Darius 1 Great
595 Psammetichus 2 succeeds Necho II as King of Egypt
589 Apries succeeds Psammetichus 2 as King of Egypt
590 Egyptian army sacks Napata, compelling Cushite court to move to a more secure location at Meroe near sixth Cataract
536 Pythagora, of Magna-Graecia visited Egypt.
527 dynasty of Pharaohs ended and Egypt became a Persian Province.
526 Psammetichus III succeeds Amasis II as King of Egypt
525 Cambyses, Persian ruler, conquers Egypt
502 Solar eclipse darkens Egypt (computed, no clear historical record of observation)
Kush Kingdom
1070 BCE - 350 CE 1410
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Kush Kingdom
1070 BCE - 350 CE 1410
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Kush Kingdom
1070 BCE - 350 CE 1410
- Upper or southern reaches of Nile River rules Egypt from capital Meroe; with metal technology, widened economic influence in sub-Saharan Africa
Civilizations in Africa: Kush
Direct ancestors of 25th dynasty
795 - 52 43 Alara Kurru 9 Queen Kasaqa (Kurru 23)
765 - 52 13 Kashta Kurru 8 Queen Pebatjma (Kurru 7?)

730 Piye succeeds his father Kashta as king of Nubian kingdom of Napata.
Kush Kingdom
1070 BCE - 350 CE 1410
Phase 2
653 - 40 13 Atlanersa Nuri 20? Queen Khaliset, Queen Malotaral (Nuri 41), Queen Yeturow (Nuri 53), Queen Peltasen, Queen Taba
640 - 20 20 Senkamanisken Nuri 3 Queen Nasalsa (Nuri 24), Queen Amanimalel? (Nuri 22?)
620 - 600 20 Anlamani Nuri 6 Queen Mediken ? (Nuri 27)
Kush Kingdom
1070 BCE - 350 CE 1410
600 - 580 20 Aspelta Nuri 8 Queen Mediken? (Nuri 27), Queen Henuttakhebit (Nuri 28), Queen Asata (Nuri 42), Queen Artaha (Nuri 58)
568 - 55 13 Aramatle-qo Nuri 9 Queen Atmataka (Nuri 55), Queen Piankh-her, Queen Maletasen (Nuri 39), Queen Amanitakaye (Nuri 26), Queen Akhe(qa)? (Nuri 38)
555 - 42 13 Malonaqen Nuri 5, Queen Tagtal (nuri 45)

Meroitic Period
Phase 1
542 - 38 4 Analmaye Nuri 18
538 - 19 19 Amaninatakilebte Nuri 10
519 - 10 9 Karkamani Nuri 7
510 - 487 23 Amaniastabarqa Nuri 2
568 Amtalqa succeeds his brother Aspelta as King of Kush
       
500 Aksumites were a people formed from mix of Kushitic speaking people in Ethiopia and Semitic speaking people in southern Arabia who settled territory across Red Sea around 500 BC.  Civilizations in Africa: Axum
   
500 Bantu-speaking people migrate into south-west Uganda from west