Centuries: 9th century BC - 8th century BC - 7th century BC
Events and Trends
- 789 BC - Nineveh destroyed
- 783 BC - Shalmaneser III succeeds his father Adad-nirari III as king of Assyria
- 782 BC - Death of Zhou xuan wang, King of the Zhou Dynasty of China.
- 781 BC - Zhou you wang becomes King of the Zhou Dynasty of China.