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History-O Tapestry of Grace, Year 1, Unit 3

960-922 B.C.
Solomon is king in Israel
876-852 B.C.
739-681 B.C.
728-686 B.C.
722 B.C.
Israel into captivity (in 3 stages)
612 B.C.
Assyria conquered by Babylon
605-562 B.C.
605-536 B.C.
597 B.C.
(Kingdom of) Judah into Babylonian captivity [Jerusalem surrendered]
597-586 B.C.
King Zedekiah reigns in [conquered] Jerusalem [by order of Nebuchadnezzar]
539 B.C.
Cyrus conquers Babylon
c.500-336 B.C.
Greek Classical Age
490 B.C.
Greeks defeat Persians at Marathon
480 B.C.
Greek-Persian battles @ Thermopylae and Salamis
431-404 B.C.
Peloponnesian Wars
356-323 B.C.
Alexander the Great lived
597 B.C.
Israelite noblemen & boys carried off to Babylon (3 waves)
722 B.C.
Assyrian King Shalmaneser V conquered Northern Israel
680-669 B.C.
Assyrian King Esarhaddon ruled empire (& conquered Egypt)
c. 628 B.C.
Birth of Zoroaster
559-529 B.C.
Reign of Cyrus the Great (Persia)
547 B.C.
Cyrus defeats King Croesus (of Lydia)
539 B.C.
Cyrus, king of Persia, frees the Jews to return home
435?-415? B.C.
Malachi written
1100-800 B.C.
Greek Dark Ages (Dorians invade from North)
c. 900 B.C.
Sparta is founded
c. 800-500 B.C.
Greek Archaic Period
c. 850-750 B.C.
Homer lives & writes
776 B.C.
First Olympic Games
750-650 B.C.
Ionian Greeks emigrate from mainland, forming colonies
740-720 B.C.
Spartans expand territory
650 B.C.
First tyrants seize power in Greek mainland
621 B.C.
Draco, archon of Athens, institutes strict set of laws
594 B.C.
Solon, archon of Athens, begins political reforms
550 B.C.
Tyrannies established in Greek colonies
530s B.C.
Persian wars begin
546 B.C.
Pisistratus seizes power as tyrant of Athens
513 B.C.
Persians begin to invade Europe
508 B.C.
Cleisthenes seizes power in Athens, leads to democracy
500-499 B.C.
Ionian colonies revolt against Persians
513-512 B.C.
Persians conquer Thrace & Macedon
480 B.C.
Persians win at Thermopylae
480 B.C.
Greeks win at Salamis
490?-429 B.C.
443-429 B.C.
The Age of Pericles
582-507 B.C.
c. 470-399 B.C.
460?-380? B.C.
427?-347? B.C.
384-322 B.C.
287-212 B.C.
10-70 A.D.
323 B.C.
Greek Hellenistic Age begins
?-160 B.C.
Judas Maccabee
486-464 B.C.
Reign of Persian King Ahasuerus (Xerxes I)
521-486 B.C.
Reign of Persian King Darius I
784-772 B.C.
931-910 B.C.
Reign of King Jeroboam (1st king of Northern Kingdom)
931-913 B.C.
Reign of King Rehoboam (1st king of Southern Kingdom)