Centuries: 13th century BC - 12th century BC - 11th century BC
Events and Trends
- April 24 1184 BC - Traditional date of the fall of Troy.
- 1181 BC - Menestheus, legendary King of Athens and veteran of the Trojan War dies after a reign of 23 years and is succeeded by his nephew Demophon, a son of Theseus. Other accounts place his death a decade earlier and during the Trojan War (see 1190s BC).