Events and Trends
- 1197 BC -The beginning of first period (1197 BC - 982 BC) by Sau Yung's concept of the I Ching and history.
- 1194 BC -The beginning of the legendary Trojan War.
- 1191 BC - Menestheus, legendary King of Athens dies during the Trojan War and after a reign of 23 years is succeeded by his nephew Demophon, a son of Theseus. Other accounts place his death a decade later and shortly after the Trojan War (see 1180s BC).