Centuries: 10th century BC - 9th century BC - 8th century BC
Events and Trends
- 865 BC - Kar Kalmaneser was conquered by the Assyrian king Shalmaneser III
- 864 BC - Diognetus, King of Athens dies after a reign of 28 years and is succeeded by his son Pherecles.
- 863 BC - The city of Bath is founded. It is named after the leprosy-curing hotsprings there.
- 860 BC - The kingdom of Urartu is unified.