0000's The 10th Century BCE 900s BC
990s -
Phoenician alphabet c. 1050150 Right-to-left was used to write Canaanite languages spoken during the Early Iron Age, sub-categorized by historians as Phoenician, Hebrew, Moabite, Ammonite and Edomite, as well as Old Aramaic.

1040-993 Psusennes I of Egypt succeded by Amenemope
984 Osorkon the Elder succeeds Amenemope as king of Egypt.
970s -
978 Siamun succeeds Osorkon the Elder as king of Egypt.
960s -
967-35 Tiglath-Pileser II is King of Assyria.
961 Death of King David
950s -

957 Dedication of the 1st Temple at Jerusalem, built by King Solomon with help and materials from Hiram of Tyre.
952 Thersippus, King of Athens dies after a reign of 41 years and is succeeded by his son Phorbas.
946 King Gong succeeds King Mo of the Zhou Dynasty of China.
945/943 Egypt: Psusennes II dies, the last pharaoh of the Twenty-first Dynasty. Shoshenq I succeeds him, and founds the Twenty-second Dynasty.
935 Revival of Assyria begins with the accession of Ashur-dan II; by 860 he and his successors have re-established Assyria's ancient boundaries.
931 King Solomon dies and his son Rehoboam angers the northern tribes.
c. 925 Pharaoh Shishak (Shoshenq I) conquers city of Megiddo.
c. 925 Ancient Israel is partitioned into the Kingdoms of Judah and Israel under King Jeroboam I.
922 Phorbas, King of Athens, dies after a reign of 30 years and is succeeded by his son Megacles.
912 Adad-nirari II succeeds his father Ashur-Dan II as king of Assyria.
911 Abijah, king of Judah, dies.
900 Nubian Kingdom of Kush begins to expand North along the Nile into Egypt.

0000's  900s BC