Timeline of the Prelude to Nehemiah

Before studying Nehemiah it is important to understand the background information to books like Haggai, Zechariah, and Ezra. This gives context to the historical events happening in Nehemiah.

Events

605 bc
605 BC - 536 BC
586 bc
550 BCE
539 BC
538 BC - 520 BC
538 bc - 520 bc
537 bc - 456 bc
537 BC
522 BC
520 BC
516 BC
485 bc - 464 bc
478 BC
445 bc - 432 bc
444 BC