Visual Timeline: Ramesses II

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1303 BCE: Birth of Ramesses II of Egypt.
 
 
1279 BCE - 1212 BCE: Reign of Ramesses II (The Great) in Egypt.
 
1274 BCE: Battle of Kadesh between Pharaoh Ramesses II of Egypt and King Muwatalli II of the Hittites.
 
 
1264 BCE - 1244 BCE: Probable dates for the construction of Abu Simbel.
 
 
1258 BCE: First recorded peace treaty between Ramesses II of Egypt and Muwatalli II of the Hittites, after the battle of Kadesh.
 
 
1244 BCE - 1224 BCE: Other probable dates for the construction of Abu Simbel.
 
1213 BCE: Death of Ramesses II.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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