ancient civilization

Events

Old Kingdom

2700 B.C.E - 2200 B.C.E

The old kingdom lasted from 2700-2200.B.C.E and was know as the architect of a famous pyramid. This pyramid was located in giza . some historians consider him to be a harsh ruler. He controlled all of the grain supply and created a centralized goven

PHARAOH KHUFU

2551 B.C.E. - 2528 B.C.E.

Pharaoh khufu was know as the great pyramid builder . he established a centralized government that controlled the grain supply . he declared himself to be a god . he was the architect of the great pyramid of giza.

Middle Kingdom

2000 B.C.E. - 1800 B.C.E.

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

PHARAOH SENUSRET

1971 B.C.E. - 1926 B.C.E.

Ruled from about 1971 to 1926 B.C.E. during the middle kingdom. He was a strong leader who ruled a stable unified egypt

NEW KINGDOM

1600 B.C.E. - 1100 B.C.E.

The new kingdom (about 1600 to 1100 B.C.E.) is often called egypt’s golden age. During this time of peace and stability ancient egypt’s power reached its height.

pharaoh hastshepsut

1473 B.C.E. - 1458 B.C.E.

DURING THE NEW KINGDOM THE PHARAOH HASTSHEPSUT RULED EGYPT FROM ABOUT 1473 TO 1458 B.C.E. HATSHEPSUT WAS ONE OF EGYPT'S FIRST FEMALE PHARAOHS UNDER HER RULE EGYPTIAN ART AND ARCHITECTURE FLOURISHED HASTSHEPSUT WAS ALSO KNOW FOR ECOURAGING TRADE

PHARAOH RAMSES

1290 B.C.E. - 1224 B.C.E.

The pharaoh ramses 11 ruled from about 1290 to 1224 B.C.E. during the new kingdom called ramses the great he is of the most famous pharaohs he reigned for more than 60 years longer than almost any other pharaoh he is best known for his military leadership and for building numerous monument

CANDRAGUPTA MAURYAN

320 B.C.E - 301 B.C.E.

Founded the Mauryan empire.
Gave up his throne to become a Jainist monk.