Derek's Amazing Timeline of Doom

Egypt

(Shoshenq I) Shishak

0945 bc - 0924 bc

Osorkon I

0924 bc - 0889 bc

Takelot I

0889 bc - 0874 bc

Osorkon II

0874 bc - 0850 bc

Takelot II

0850 bc - 0825 bc

Shoshenq II

0825 bc - 0773 bc

Pedibastet

0818 bc - 0793 bc

Shoshenq IV

0793 bc - 0787 bc

Osorkon III

0787 bc - 0759 bc

Pami

0773 bc - 0767 bc

Shoshenq V

0767 bc - 0730 bc

Takelot III

0764 bc - 0757 bc

Rudomon

0757 bc - 0754 bc

Iuput II

0754 bc - 0715 bc

Piankhi

0747 bc - 0716 bc

Shabaka

0716 bc - 0702 bc

Taharqa

0690 bc - 0664 bc

Tantamani

0664 bc - 0656 bc

Psamtik I

0654 bc - 0610 bc

Necho II

0610 bc - 0595 bc

Psamtik II

0595 bc - 0570 bc

Apries

0589 bc - 0520 bc

Amasis

0570 bc - 0526 bc

Psamtik III

0526 bc - 0525 bc

Israel

Jeroboam I

0931 bc - 0909 bc

Nadab

0909 bc - 0908 bc

Baasha

0908 bc - 0885 bc

Elah

0885 bc - 0884 bc

Omri

0884 bc - 0873 bc

Zimri

0884 bc

Reigned seven days

Ahab

0873 bc - 0852 bc

Ahaziah

0852 bc - 0851 bc

Jehoram (Joram)

0851 bc - 0842 bc

Jehu

0842 bc - 0815 bc

Jehoahaz

0819 bc - 0804 bc

Jehoash (Joash)

0805 bc - 0790 bc

Jeroboam II

0790 bc - 0750 bc

Zechariah

0750 bc

Reigned for six months

Shallum

0749 bc

Reigned for only seven days

Menahem

0749 bc - 0738 bc

Pekahiah

0738 bc - 0736 bc

Pekah

0736 bc - 0732 bc

Hoshea

0732 bc - 0722 bc

Israel's Prophets

Samuel

1070 bc - 1030 bc

Elijah

0874 bc - 0846 bc

Elisha

0848 bc

Succeeded Elijah

Jonah

0783 bc - 0746 bc

Amos

0762 bc

The Prophet

Hosea

0755 bc - 0715 bc

United Kingdom

Saul

1050 bc - 1010 bc

Ish-bosheth

1010 bc - 1008 bc

David

1010 bc - 0970 bc

Solomon

0970 bc - 0931 bc

Josiah

0640 bc - 0609 bc

Jehoahaz

0609 bc - 0608 bc

Jehoiakim

0609 bc - 0598 bc

Jehoichin

0598 bc - 0597 bc

Zedekiah

0597 bc - 0586 bc

Judah

Rehoboam

0930 bc - 0913 bc

Abijam (Abijah)

0913 bc - 0910 bc

Asa

0910 bc - 0869 bc

Jehoshaphat

0872 bc - 0848 bc

Jehoram (Joram)

0853 bc - 0841 bc

Ahaziah

0853 bc - 0852 bc

Athaliah

0841 bc - 0835 bc

Joash (Jehoash)

0835 bc - 0796 bc

Amaziah

0796 bc - 0767 bc

Uzziah (Azariah)

0792 bc - 0740 bc

Jotham

0750 bc - 0735 bc

Ahaz

0735 bc - 0715 bc

Hezekiah

0715 bc - 0686 bc

Manasseh

0697 bc - 0642 bc

Amon

0642 bc - 0640 bc

Judah's Prophets

Obadiah

0841 bc - 0831 bc

Joel

0835 bc - 0796 bc

Isaiah

0740 bc - 0680 bc

Micah

0735 bc - 0700 bc

Nahum

0650 bc - 0620 bc

Zephaniah

0640 bc - 0620 bc

Jeremiah

0627 bc - 0585 bc

Habakkuk

0607 bc - 0604 bc

Daniel

0606 bc - 0536 bc

Ezekiel

0592 bc - 0570 bc

Zechariah

0520 bc - 0518 bc

Haggai

0520 bc - 0519 bc

Malachi

0450 bc - 0430 bc

Assyria

Ashur-dan II

0933 bc - 0910 bc

Tiglathpileser

0745 bc - 0727 bc

Shalmaneser V

0727 bc - 0722 bc

Sargon II

0722 bc - 0705 bc

Sennacherib

0705 bc - 0681 bc

Esarhaddon

0681 bc - 0609 bc

Ashurbanipal

0669 bc - 0633 bc

Ashuratililani

0633 bc - 0629 bc

Sinsharshkun

0629 bc - 0612 bc

Ashuraballit

0612 bc - 0609 bc

Syria

Hezion

0940 bc - 0915 bc

Tabrimmon

0915 bc - 0890 bc

Ben-Hadad I

0890 bc - 0860 bc

Ben-Hadad

0860 bc - 0841 bc

Hazael

0841 bc - 0806 bc

Ben-Hadad III

0806 bc - 0750 bc

Rezin

0750 bc - 0732 bc

Events

A Kingdom Divided

0931 bc

Israel taken into captivity (Babylon)

0722 bc - 0721 bc

46 cities taken from Judah (Assyria)

0701 bc - 0700 bc

Assyria defeated

0612 bc - 0611 bc

Battle of Megiddo

0609 bc - 0608 bc

1st Exile of Judah

0606 bc - 0605 bc

2nd Exile of Judah

0597 bc - 0596 bc

3rd Exile of Judah

0586 bc - 0585 bc

Jerusalem falls to Nebuchadnezzer

0586 bc - 0585 bc

Babylon falls

0539 bc - 0538 bc

1st Return of the Exiles

0539 bc - 0538 bc

Foundation of the Temple Laid

0536 bc - 0535 bc

The Temple is Finished

0516 bc - 0515 bc

Ezra Goes to Jerusalem

0458 bc - 0457 bc

Nehemiah Goes to Jerusalem

0444 bc - 0443 bc

Medes

Cyaxares

0625 bc - 0585 bc

Astyages

0585 bc - 0550 bc

Babylon

Naboplassar

0626 bc - 0605 bc

Nebuchadnezzer

0605 bc - 0562 bc

Evil-merodach

0562 bc - 0560 bc

Nenglessar

0560 bc - 0556 bc

Nabonidius

0556 bc - 0534 bc

Labishi-Murduk

0556 bc - 0555 bc

Belshazzar

0553 bc - 0530 bc

Persia

Cyrus

0559 bc - 0530 bc

Cambyses

0530 bc - 0522 bc

Darius

0521 bc - 0485 bc

Xerxes

0485 bc - 0465 bc

Artaxerxes

0465 bc - 0424 bc