The Code of Hammurabi is one of the earliest known examples of human laws being defined and written down in an orderly way. Little is known about Hammurabi himself; he ruled Babylon nearly four millennia ago, from roughly 1792-1750 B.C. The code has 282...
19th century B.C.,
c. 1750 B.C.
Hammurabi holds his hands over his mouth as a sign of prayer (relief on the
upper part of the stele of Hammurabi's code of laws). Born, c. 1810 BC Babylon.
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A brief account of the ruling years of King Hammurabi in Ancient Babylonia.
Biography. Hammurabi became king of Babylon in 1792 B.C.E. Much of his reign
for the next 42 years was consumed with conquering neighboring territories ...
Hammurabi In his position as King of Babylonia, Hammurabi managed to
organize the world's first code of laws and establish Babylon as the dominant and
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