Early Civilization

Events

Kingdom of Kush

3500 bce - 2000

hieroglyphic script developed

3300 BC

Old Kingdom

2700 bce - 2200 bce

The Old Kingdom lasted about 2700 to 2200 B.C.E. During this time, early pharaohs set up a strong central government. They also had great pyramids built as tombs for themselves. Some historians call this time the Age of the Pyramids.

The Khufu

2551 bce - 2528 bce

During the old kingdom period. Today is best know that much about him but some stories sat he is cruel

Middle Kingdom

2040 BC - 1780 BC

The Middle Kingdom (about 2000 to 1800 B.C.E.) is sometimes called the Period of Reunification because it followed years of chaos and disunity. Also during this era, Egyptians enjoyed many great achievements in literature, art, and architecture.

The Sehust

1971 bce - 1926 bce

He ruled in egypt he was the close to whie chapel

New Kingdom

1570 BC - 1070 BC

The New Kingdom (about 1600 to 1100 B.C.E.) is often called Egypt’s Golden Age. also during this time of peace and stability, ancient Egypt’s power reached its height. Pharaohs increased trade and had huge monuments built.

Hatshepsust

1473 bce - 1458 bce

One of the great temple was called payr-al-Bahri, it was built into a cliff above

The Ramses The Great

1290 bce - 1224 bce

It is called Ramses the great, the stretcher was carved into side of cliff

Kush Conquers Egypt

850 bc

First Historical Records Of Kush

700 bc - 751 ce

Ghana

830 - 1235

The Mali Empire or Mandingo Empire or Manden Kurufa was a West African empire of the Mandinka from c. 1230 to c. 1600. The empire was founded by Sundiata Keita and became renowned for the wealth of its rulers, especially Mansa Musa I. The Mali Empire had many profound cultural influences on West Africa, allowing the spread of its language, laws and customs along the Niger River. It extended over a large area and consisted of numerous vassal kingdoms and provinces

Ghana Decline

1000 - 1060

Mali Empire

1235 - 1400

Mansa Musa'a Pilgrimage To Mecca

1312 - 1337

Manas Musa Rules

1312 - 1337

Songhai Empire

1340 - 1591

Songhai

1375 - 1591

Fall Songhai

1400 - 1591

Fall Of Mali

1431 - 1500

Rosetta Stone

1799