Ancient Egypt

Events

The Step Pyramid

2700 BCE

Built for a pharaoh named Djoser.

Pyramids of Giza

2550 BCE - 2490 BCE

Built as a tomb for Fourth Dynasty Egyptian pharaoh Khufu.

Pepi II

2246 BCE - 2152 BCE

Mentuhotep II

2061 BCE - 2010 BCE

Ahkmim Wooden Tablets

2000 BCE

Sobekneferu

1806 BCE - 1800 BCE

She was the first certain known Egyptian queen and one of the few females to rule the country.

Hatshepsut

1473 BCE - 1458 BCE

Akhenaten

1353 BCE - 1335 BCE

Best known for changing the religion of Ancient Egypt and building the city of Amarna.

Tutankhamun

1332 BCE - 1323 BCE

Rameses II

1279 BCE - 1213 BCE