Israelite History

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David becomes King

1000 B.C.

Assyrians conquer Israel

722 B.C.

Nebuchadnezzar captures Jerusalem

597 B.C.

Cyrus allows Jews to return to Judah

538 B.C.

Romans conquered Judah

63 B.C.

Zealots retook Jerusalem

66 A.D.

Romans revolt killing thousands of Jews and forcing many others to leave

70 A.D.

Romans gave Judah the name Palestine

135 A.D.

Palestine was divided and a new Jewish nation called Israel was created

1948 A.D.