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Callanish Stones: 2825 BC

Callanish Stones Erected

2825 BC, December 31, Friday —Location: 58° 11′ 52.44″ North, 6° 44′ 39.48″ West The Callanish Stones have been erected for the purpose of much Bronze Age ritual activity, which is to say truly wild and crazy ...
Nynetjer: Race Of The Apis Bull: 2827 BC

Nynetjer Raced the Apis Bull

2827 BC, December 31, Tuesday —Egypt: Nynetjer raced the Apis bull in a rather entertaining demonstration of his worthiness to be king. Some said it was rigged, but they were summarily executed. Nice way to ce...
Baby Feet: 2859 BC

Peleg Begot Reu

2859 BC, September 2, Wednesday —Ur Kaśdim: Peleg (aka Phaleg) and Lomna (mostly Lomna) brought a beautiful baby, bouncing into the world as a boy. They named him Reu (aka Regau) which means “friend” and/or “a...
Peleg Married Lomna: 2862 BC

Peleg Marries!

2862 BC, September 6, Wednesday —Ur Kaśdim: ... And in the three and thirtieth jubilee, in the first year in the second week, Peleg (aka Phaleg) took to himself a wife, whose name was Lomna the daughter of Sin...
Tomb Of Qaa: 2880BC

Qaa, Pharaoh of Egypt: Dead

2880 BC, December 31, Saturday —Egypt: Qaa died and was buried at Abydos. His tomb measured 30 x 23 meters and contained 26 sacrificial burials. Qaa, like his predecessor, Semerkhet, apparently did not like...