What happened around 1200 BCE?
Furthermore, what happened around 1000 BCE?
1006 BC—David becomes king of the ancient United Kingdom of Israel (traditional date). 1002 BC—Death of Zhou Zhao Wang, King of the Zhou Dynasty of China. 1001 BC—Zhou Mu Wang becomes King of the Zhou Dynasty of China. 1000 BC—The United Kingdom of Israel reaches its largest size, it is Israel's golden age.
Subsequently, question is, what was happening in 1100 BC? 1100 BC—The Dorians invade Ancient Greece. c. 1100 BC—Mycenaean era ends with the destruction of that civilization. The collapse of Mycenaean dominance starts.
Likewise, what caused civilizations near the Mediterranean to collapse around 1177 BCE?
The trigger seems to have been the invasion of ancient Egypt in 1177 BCE by marauding peoples known simply as the “Sea Peoples,” as recorded in the Medinet Habu wall relief at Ramses III' tomb. The narrative states that Ramses III's army and navy managed to defeat them, but Egypt was never the same.
What was going on in 1400 BC?
Events and trends. 1400 BC—Palace of Minos destroyed by fire. 1400 BC—Estimation: Thebes, capital of Egypt becomes the largest city of the world, taking the lead from Memphis in Egypt. c. 1400 BC—Assyrians became very powerful.