Prophets of Israel and Judah

Egypt

Egypt 23rd Dynasty

Approx. 800 BC - 720 BC

Egypt 25th Dynasty

760 BC - 656 BC

Egypt 26th Dynasty

664 BC - 525 BC

Necho II

610 BC - 595 BC

Assyria

Neo-Assyrian Period

Approx. 800 BC - 609 BC

Period began around 1000 BC

Tiglath-Pileser III -

745 BC - 727 BC

Sargon II

722 BC - 705 BC

Sennacherib

705 BC - 681 BC

Ashurbanipal

669 BC - 627 BC

Babylon

Neo-Babylonian Empire

Approx. 626 BC - 539 BC

Nebuchadnezar

605 BC - 562 BC

Persia

Cyrus the Great

559 BC - 530 BC

Persian Empire

Approx. 550 BC - 330 BC

Darius I

522 BC - 486 BC

Artaxerxes

465 BC - 424 BC

Kings of Israel and Judah

Uzziah

783 BC - 742 BC

Hoshea

732 BC - 722 BC

Last King of Israel

Hezekiah

715 BC - 687 BC

Josiah

640 BC - 609 BC

King of Judah. Known for his great reformation.

Zedekiah

597 BC - 587 BC

Last King of Judah. Placed on the throne by Nebuchadnezzar, then revolted against him, leading to the destruction of Jerusalem.

Nehemiah

444 BC - 413 BC

Not a king. Sent by Artaxerxes back to Israel. Rebuilt the walls of Jerusalem.

Prophets

Jonah

786 BC - 746 BC

Prophet to Nineveh, in Assyria

Amos

762 BC - 746 BC

Prophet to the Northern Kingdom of Israel

Hosea

745 BC - 722 BC

Prophet to the Northern Kingdom of Israel

First Isaiah

735 BC - 700 BC

Micah

725 BC - 685 BC

Fall of Samaria

722 BC

Nahum

663 BC - 612 BC

Zephaniah

640 BC - 622 BC

Jeremiah

627 BC - 587 BC

Fall of Nineveh

612 BC

Nineveh, the Assyrian capital, fell to the Medes, Babylonians, and Scythians; supported by the Egyptians, an Assyrian general continued to rule for a few years from Harran.

Habakkuk

605 BC - 598 BC

Ezekiel

593 BC - 573 BC

Obadiah

587 BC - 554 BC

Fall of Jerusalem

586 BC

Second Isaiah

550 BC - 539 BC

First Zechariah

522 BC - 500 BC

Third Isaiah

520 BC - 515 BC

Haggai

Approx. 520 BC

Malachi

515 BC - 330 BC

Joel

375 BC - 325 BC