2100 BC Hebrew patriarch
Abraham migrates from Ur
1200 BC traditional date for exodus
From Egypt of Israelite under moses
1131 BC - Israelite in Canaan (Palestine)
1050 BC - Philistines pressure Israel
1050 BC - Saul, king of Israel leads successful revolt against Philistines
1010 BC - David succeeds Saul captures Jerusalem and makes it capital.
928 BC - Reign of Rehoboam: Division of kingdom of Israel into Kingdoms of Judah and Israel.
722 BC - Kingdom of Israel destroyed by assyria
586 BC - Judah conquered by Nebuchadnezzar, king of Babylonia; Destruction of first temple; Jewish exiled in Babylonia
539 BC - Jews from Babylonia return to Judah.
444 BC - It is decided that the Torah (the Five Books of Moses) may never be added to or changed in any way.