first settlers came to Egypt.
it became hotter and drier and settlements cluster in the Nile valley.
small communities grow along the Nile river
Narmer unites lower and upper Egypt and becomes the first pharaoh
first Dynasty of rulers establish
third Dynasty of rulers begins what is called the old kingdom period.
Djoser orders the building of the step pyramid at saqqara-the first major stone monument.
khufu orders buildings the great pyramid at Giza.
re becomes a major national god
Ahmose 1 (eighteenth dynasty) completes expulsion of hyksos start of what is now called the new kingdom period.
Final decline of Egyptian power during what is called the third intermediate period.
Death of rameses lll,last of the great pharaohs
construction of temple at Abu simbel begin, to honor Rameses ll
hitties defeated by rameses ll (nineteenth dynasty) at kadesh in syria
Upon death of akhenaten , tutankhamen becomes king at the age at nine.
Amenhotep IV becomes pharaoh changes his name to Akhenaten .
Hatsheput seizes the throne upon death of her husband tuthmose
Building work begins on temple of Amen at Karnak
Egypt reunited under Mentuhopted 11 (eleventh Dynasty) start of what is now called the middle kingdom