Hammurabi ... - 1750 BC
Hammurabi, King of Babylonia
Marble, 28" dia., by Thomas
Hudson Jones, 1950
House of Representatives Chamber
Architect of the Capitol,
Hammurabi, or Hammurapi, was the king
of Babylon from approx. 1792 to 1750 BC.
Governments of Babylon.
Hammurabi was a
His father was
Sin-muballit. His sister was
Iltani. Hammurabi's son and successor was
One of Hammurabi's biggest feats was
his compilation of legal decisions, the
Code of Hammurabi.