# 1000s BC

Centuries: 12th century BC -**11th century BC**- 10th century BC

Decades: 1050s BC 1040s BC 1030s BC 1020s BC 1010s BC - **1000s BC** - 990s BC 980s BC 970s BC 960s BC 950s BC

**Events and Trends**

- 1006 BC - David becomes king of the ancient Israelites (traditional date)
- 1002 BC - Death of Zhou zhao wang, King of the Zhou Dynasty of China.
- 1001 BC - Zhou mo wang becomes King of the Zhou Dynasty of China.

**Significant People**