Events and Trends
- 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 founds a new capital for Assyria at Dur-Sharrukin.
- 716 BC - Roman legend marks this as the date that Romulus ended his rule.
- 715 BC - Start of the reign of Roman King Numa Pompilius
- 713 BC - Numa Pompilius reforms the Roman calendar
- 712 BC - Numa Pompilius creates the office of Pontifex Maximus
- 716 BC - Shabaka succeeds his father Piye as king of the Twenty-fifth dynasty of Egypt
- 715 BC - Osorkon IV dies, ending the Twenty-second Dynasty of Egypt
- 715 BC - Shabaka kills Bakenrenef (Bocchoris), ending the Twenty-fourth Dynasty of Egypt
- 713 BC - Birth of semi-legendary Zamolxis in Dacia.
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