1400 - 1100 BC = Period of the Jugdes. This book provides a detailed study of the fortifications of the founders of ancient Israel from the time of their first settlement in the Middle East, through the periods of the united and divided kingdoms, until the sack of Jerusalem in 586 BC. 1969 - Golda Meir is elected Prime Minister. 1446 BC - Moses leads Israel out of Egypt 1406 BC - Battle of Jericho & the Conquest ca. ca. ... 720 BC Israel is won over by the Assyrians. This book provides a detailed study of the fortifications of the founders of ancient Israel from the time of their first settlement in the Middle East, through the periods of the united and divided kingdoms, until the sack of Jerusalem in 586 BC. 1000: Mayan civilization begins in South America. 1011-971: Time of the rule of King David of Israel. It begins in the period of Israelite settlement in the First Iron Age period (1200–1000 BC). Old Testament Timeline. 586 BC Babylonia conquers Judea. She is the first woman prime minister of Israel. ... 7000 BC. 926: Raiding of the temple in Jerusalem by Shishak I, King of Egypt: 858-824 Time of the rule of King Saul of Israel. David was succeeded by his son Solomon (c.965-930 BC) who further strengthened the kingdom. Israel was able to push back the Egyptian army. 1230 BC - The Merneptah Stele. 1050 - King Saul Anointed Skeptics are quick to point to other archaeological finds that lend credence to a 13th century BC Exodus. Ancient Greece Timeline. King David (c.1004-965 BC) established Israel as a major power in the region by successful military expeditions, including the final defeat of the Philistines, as well as by constructing a network of friendly alliances with nearby kingdoms. Israel won the war and took control of the Gaza Strip, the West Bank, and the Golan Heights. The evidence for the early Israelite settlers of Canaan comes from two sources: archaeological survey and excavations. 1200 BC Greeks populated the west coast of Anatolia. Jerusalem and the First Temple are destroyed, the majority of the Jews are exiled to Babylonia. What was life like for the tribes of Israel in the time of the Biblical Judges, the period archaeologists call Iron Age I (1200–1000 B.C.E.)? 931: Time of the Division of Israel into two nations. It begins in the period of Israelite settlement in the First Iron Age period (1200-1000 BC). 1973 - The Yom Kippur War takes place when Egypt and Syria attack Israel on the Jewish holy day of Yom Kippur. The first groups settle in Crete, probably coming from Anatolia. ca. 971-931: Time of the rule King Solomon.