**590s BC**

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Centuries: 7th century BC -

**6th century BC**- 5th century BC

Decades: 640s BC 630s BC 620s BC 610s BC 600s BC - **590s BC** - 580s BC 570s BC 560s BC 550s BC 540s BC

**Events and Trends**

- 598 BC - Jehoichin (Jeconiah) becomes King of Judah till 597.
- 598 BC - Babylonians capture Jerusalem.

**Significant People**