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  • c. 4000 BCE
    Founding of the city of Sidon.
  • c. 1200 BCE - c. 800 BCE
    First wave of Phoenician colonization where largely trading-posts are founded throughout the Mediterranean.
  • c. 1101 BCE
    Traditional founding date for the Phoenician colony of Utica by Sidon (or Tyre).
  • c. 1000 BCE
    Ahiram becomes king of Sidon.
  • 980 BCE
    Ittobaal becomes king of Sidon.
  • 940 BCE
    Abibaal becomes king of Sidon.
  • 920 BCE
    Yehimilk becomes king of Sidon.
  • 900 BCE
    Elibaal becomes king of Sidon.
  • 880 BCE
    Shiptibaal becomes king of Sidon.
  • c. 800 BCE - 600 BCE
    Second stage of Phoenician colonization where trading-posts become full colonies throughout the Mediterranean.
  • 351 BCE
    Artaxerxes III sacks Sidon.
  • 332 BCE
    Alexander the Great sacks Sidon.