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|Millennium:||2nd millennium BC|
Events and trends
- c. 1259 BC—Ramesses II makes peace agreement with the Hittites (other date is 1263 BC).
- c. 1258 BC—The Exodus as depicted in the Bible.
- 1251 BC—September 7, a solar eclipse on this date might mark the birth of legendary Heracles at Thebes, Greece.
- 1250 BC—Traditional date of the beginning of the Trojan War.
- 1250 BC—Wu Ding emperor of Shang Dynasty to 1192 BC.
- c. 1250 BC—Lion Gate, Mycenae, Greece, are made. Citadel walls are built.
- "Annular: -1250 Sep 07". eclipse.gsfc.nasa.gov/. NASA Five Millenium Canon of Solar Eclipses. Retrieved 30 December 2015.