Biblical Timeline

Adam and Eve ………………………….Year 1 of creation (3760 BCE)

Noah ……………………………………….Year 1156

Flood………………………………………..Year 1656

Abraham…………………………………..Year 1948

Isaac………………………………………..Year 2048

Jacob……………………………………….Year 2108

Moses………………………………………Year 2368

Exodus from Egypt…………………….Year 2448

Entering the land of Israel……………Year 2488 (172 BCE)

King David…………………………………..Year 2855

King David makes city of Jerusalem the capital city of Israel………………………………….Year 2892

King Solomon builds the first Temple……..Year 2928

Issaia and Jeremia…………………..approx. Year 3130 and 3320

First Temple destroyed by Nebuchadnezzar…Year 3338

Ezra and Nechemia build 2nd Temple……….Year 3408

2nd Temple destroyed by the Roman Empire Year 382 (68 of CE)

Mishna…………………………………………………approx. Year 3928

Talmud…………………………………………………approx. Year 4228

Rashi…………………………………………………..Year

Rambam (Maimonides)………………………….Year

Rabbi Yosef Kairo…………………………………Year

Baal Shem Tov (founder of Chassidic movement) Year

The Lubavitch Rebbe…………………………..Year 5662 – 5754 (1902 – 1994 of CE)