|Millennia:||1st millennium BC|
|Centuries:||8th century BC - 7th century BC - 6th century BC|
|Decades:||650s BC 640s BC 630s BC - 620s BC - 610s BC 600s BC 590s BC|
|Years:|| 629 BC 628 BC 627 BC 626 BC 625 BC|
624 BC 623 BC 622 BC 621 BC 620 BC
|Categories:|| Births - Deaths - State leaders - Sovereign states|
Establishments - Disestablishments
Events and trendsEdit
- c. 627 BC — Death of Assurbanipal, king of Assyria; he is succeeded by Assur-etel-ilani.
- 626 BC — Nabopolassar revolts against Assyria, founds the Neo-Babylonian Empire.
- 625 BC — Medes and Babylonians assert their independence from Assyria and attack Nineveh (approximate date).
- c. 625 BC - Orientalizing period of vases ends in Ancient Greece.
- 624 BC — The Year 666 in the Mayan Calendar.
- 623 BC — Sin-shar-ishkun succeeds his brother Assur-etel-ilani as king of Assyria (approximate date).
- 622 BC or 621 BC — Text of Deuteronomy found in the Temple in Jerusalem.
- c. 620 BC - Archaic period in Greece starts.
- ? — Aesop
- 628 BC — Death of Duke Wen of Jin, China
- c. 626 BC — Jeremiah
- 625 BC — Death of Yuan Taotu, China
- c. 624 BC - Birth of Thales
- 621 BC — Death of Duke Mu of Qin, China
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