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1812 BCE - 1793 BCE: Reign of Sin-Muballit, Amorite king of Babylon, father of Hammurabi.
 
1795 BCE - 1750 BCE: Reign of Hammurabi, king of Babylon.
 
1792 BCE - 1750 BCE: Enlil assimilated with the Babylonian god Marduk during the reign of King Hammurabi.
 
 
1792 BCE - 1750 BCE: Reign of Hammurabi of Babylon who credits Shamash with his famous law code.
 
1792 BCE - 1750 BCE: Nisaba's worship declines during reign of Hammurabi as Nabu becomes the god of writing.
 
1792 BCE - 1750 BCE: Ninhursag, along with other feminine deities, loses status during the reign of Hammurabi of Babylon.
 
1792 BCE - 1750 BCE: Worship of Assur overshadowed by Marduk during the reign of Hammurabi of Babylon.
 
1792 BCE - 1750 BCE: Female deities in Mesopotamia decline in status during the reign of Amorite king Hammurabi of Babylon; but not Gula.
 
1792 BCE - 1750 BCE: Ereshkigal's place in the Mesopotamian Pantheon solidifies during the reign of King Hammurabi of Babylon.
 
1792 BCE - 1750 BCE: Nabu becomes established as an important deity under the reign of Hammurabi of Babylon.
 
 
1792 BCE - 1750 BCE: Marduk ascends as the most powerful god during the reign of King Hammurabi of Babylon.
 
1792 BCE - 1750 BCE: The Amorite king Hammurabi's reign.
 
 
1792 BCE: King Hammurabi builds walls of Babylon.
 
 
1792 BCE - 1750 BCE: Reign of Hammurabi of Babylon, Ashur becomes vassal state.
 
 
1787 BCE: Hammurabi of Babylon conquers Uruk and Isin.
 
 
1772 BCE: The Code of Hammurabi: One of the earliest codes of law in the world.
 
 
1761 BCE: Zimri-Lim, the last ruler of Mari dies for unknown reasons. His former ally, Hammurabi of Babylon, captures the city of Mari.
 
 
1760 BCE - 1757 BCE: Hammurabi of Babylon destroys the city of Mari. The people of Mari are spared according to Hammurabi.
 
 
1755 BCE: Hammurabi rules the whole of Mesopotamia from Babylon.
 
1750 BCE: Hammurabi dies of natural causes.
 
 
1749 BCE: Hammurabi's son, Samsu-Iluna, takes the throne. Empire begins to fall apart.
 
 
1749 BCE: Hammurabi's empire begins to break apart under the rule of his son Samsu-Iluna.
 
1700 BCE: The Code of Hammurabi, with laws regulating beer, written at Babylon.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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