18th century BC

Millennium: 2nd millennium BC
Decades: 1790s BC 1780s BC 1770s BC 1760s BC 1750s BC
1740s BC 1730s BC 1720s BC 1710s BC 1700s BC
Categories: Births – Deaths
Establishments – Disestablishments

The 18th century BC was the century which lasted from 1800 BC to 1701 BC.


An inscription of the Code of Hammurabi, one of the earliest known sets of laws

Significant persons


1750 BCHammurabi (middle chronology)

Inventions, discoveries, introductions

Sovereign States

See: List of sovereign states in the 18th century BC.

Decades and years


  1. The origins of Iron Working in India: New evidence from the Central Ganga plain and the Eastern Vindhyas by Rakesh Tewari (Director, U.P. State Archaeological Department)
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