Centuries: 10th century BC - 9th century BC - 8th century BC
Events and Trends
- 879 BC - Death of Zhou yi wang, King of the Zhou Dynasty of China.
- 878 BC - Zhou li wang becomes King of the Zhou Dynasty of China.
- 874 BC - Osorkon II succeeds Takelot as king of Egypt.
- 874 BC - Ahab becomes king of Israel (approximate date)