940s BCCenturies: 11th century BC - 10th century BC - 9th century BC
Events and Trends
- 947 BC - Death of Zhou mo wang, King of the Zhou Dynasty of China.
- 946 BC - Zhou gong wang becomes King of the Zhou Dynasty of China,
- 945 BC - Egypt: Psuennes II dies, the last king of the Twenty-first Dynasty. Shoshenq I succeeds him, the founder of the Twenty-second Dynasty