17th-6th C. BCE
Jewish monarchy established; Saul, first king.
Jerusalem made capital of David's kingdom.
First Temple, the national and spiritual center of the Jewish people, built in Jerusalem by King Solomon.
c. 930
Divided kingdom: Judah and Israel
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What country did Israel belong to before 1948?
The British controlled Palestine until Israel, in the years following the end of World War II, became an independent state in 1947.
Who lived in Israel first?
The land of Israel is the birthplace of the Jewish people. Approximately 4,000 years ago, Abraham moved to the land of Israel where he lived with his family, raised his children and purchased land to bury his wife and himself. After Abraham came Isaac and Jacob.
When did the history of Israel begin?
On May 14, 1948, David Ben-Gurion, the head of the Jewish Agency, proclaimed the establishment of the State of Israel.
What was Israel before it existed?
During the 2nd millennium BCE, Canaan, part of which later became known as Israel, was dominated by the New Kingdom of Egypt from c. 1550 to c. 1180.
1700s - Abraham settles in the land of Israel (Canaan). · 1500 - Joseph is sold into slavery. · 1400s - The Hebrews are enslaved by the Egyptians. · 1300 - Moses ...
1982 Start of Israel's war in Lebanon. 1984 Operation Moses begins Ethiopian Jewish migration to Israel. 1985 Israel begins gradual withdrawal from Lebanon.

History of Israel Timeline

This illustrated timeline begins with God's call to Abraham and continues to the present. It is accompanied by a children's booklet, which corresponds to the timeline, and an adult supplement, which explores the development in Jewish-Christian... Google Books
Originally published: February 2003
Timeline of the Land of Israel · The Canaanite period 3,300-1,000 BC · The Israelite period 1000 BC – 586 BC · The Persian period 586 BC -332 BC · The Hellenistic ...
586-538 BC: Babylonian Empire. Jews exiled to Babylon, destruction of the first Temple · 538-333 BC: Persian Empire. · 333-63 BC: Greek Empire. · 63 BC-313: Roman ...
Timeline of Israel's History · Chronology of Time Used by Archaeologist and Historians · Canaanite Period 4000–1875 BC · Israelite Period 1450–965 BC · First Temple ...
This is a timeline of Israeli history, comprising important legal and territorial changes and political events in Israel and its predecessor states, ...
Apr 9, 2019 · 1948 - Israel declares independence as British mandate ends. Admitted to United Nations. ... 1948-1949 - First Arab-Israeli war. Armistice ...
c.1280 BC ... Moses leads Israelites out of Egypt. ... Joshua captures Jericho. ... King David declares that Jerusalem will become his capital. ... King Solomon builds ...
c. 1250 BCE - c. 1200 BCE. Hebrew tribes settle Canaan. · c. 1250 BCE - c. 1150 BCE · c. 1080 BCE. Rise of the kingdom of Israel. · c. 1080 BCE - c. 1010 BCE · c.