26th century BC
- 2900 - 2334 BC – Mesopotamian wars of the Early Dynastic period.
- 2570 BC – Estimated date of completion of the Great Pyramid of Giza.
- 2500 BC – The legendary line of Sanhuangwudi rulers of China is founded by Huang Di(approximate date).
- 2500 BC – approximate beginning of New Stone Age (Neolithic) in Britain
Inventions, discoveries, introductions
- 2575 BC – A foot defined as 26.45 cm by Sumerian ruler Gudea of Lagash.
- Rock drawings at Rødøy in Norway show the use of skis.
- Bactrian Camel and Dromedary are domesticated
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