|Millennia:||1st millennium BC|
|Centuries:||9th century BC - 8th century BC - 7th century BC|
|Decades:||740s BC 730s BC 720s BC - 710s BC - 700s BC 690s BC 680s BC|
|Years:|| 719 BC 718 BC 717 BC 716 BC 715 BC|
714 BC 713 BC 712 BC 711 BC 710 BC
|Categories:|| Births - Deaths - State leaders - Sovereign states|
Establishments - Disestablishments
Events and trendsEdit
- Judah, Tyre and Sidon revolt against Assyria.
- 719 BC — Zhou Huan Wang of the Zhou Dynasty becomes ruler of China.
- 718 BC — Gyges becomes the ruler of Lydia.
- 717 BC — Assyrian king Sargon conquers the Hittites stronghold of Carchemish.
- 717 BC — Sargon II founds a new capital for Assyria at Dur-Sharrukin.
- 717 BC–716 BC — Sargon II leads his armies in a sweeping attack along the Philistine coast, where he defeated the pharaoh.
- 716 BC — Roman legend marks this as the date that Romulus ended his rule.
- 715 BC — Start of the reign of the second King of Rome — Numa Pompilius.
- c. 715 BC — Conquest of Messenia by Sparta ends.
- 713 BC — Numa Pompilius reforms the Roman calendar.
- 712 BC — Numa Pompilius creates the office of Pontifex Maximus.
- c. 710 BC — Medes is united.
- 715 BC — Osorkon IV dies, ending the Twenty-second dynasty of Egypt.
- 713 BC — Birth of semi-legendary Zalmoxis in Dacia.
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