History United and Divided Kingdoms
United Kingdom (1095 - 975 B.C.)
Saul         40 years
David        40 years
Solomon      40 years
Divided Kingdom (975 - 586 B.C.)

    Southern Kingdom of JUDAH                          Northern Kingdom of ISRAEL

ENEMY KING       KING       REIGN          PROPHETS     KING        REIGN      ENEMY KING
                 PERIOD OF CIVIL STRIFE             |         PERIOD OF CIVIL STRIFE
                                                    |
Shishak (Egypt)  Rehoboam     17 years              |         Jeroboam     22 years
                 Abijah        3 years              |                                                 
                 Asa *        41 years              |                                                 
                                                    |         Nadab         2 years                   
Ben-Hadad                                           |         Baasha       12 years                   
 (Aram)                                             |         Elah          2 years                   
                                                    |         Zimri         7  days                   
                                                    |         Omri         12 years                   
                 Jehoshaphat  25 years              | Elijah  Ahab         22 years   Ben-Hadad (Aram)
                                                    |
                                                    |         PERIOD OF WEALTH & PROSPERITY
                                                    |
                 PERIOD OF BAALISM                  |         Ahaziah       2 years                      
                                                    | Elisha  Jehoram      12 years   Hazael (Aram)    
                 Jehoram       8 years              |                                                    
                 Ahaziah       1 year               |                                                    
                 Athaliah      7 years              |                                                    
                                                    |         Jehu         28 years                      
                                                    |
                 GOLDEN AGE OF THE SOUTH            |
                                                    |
Hazael (Aram)    Jehoash *    40 years              |         Jehoahaz     17 years   Ben-Hadad (Aram) 
                                                    |
                                                    |         Jehoash      16 years
                 Amaziah      29 years    Jonah     |
                                                    | Hosea   Jeroboam II  41 years                      
                 Uzziah       52 years   +       A m o s                                                   
                                         |          |         PERIOD OF RAPID DECLINE
                                         |          |
                                         | Joel     |         Zechariah     6 months                     
                                         |          |         Shallum       1 month                      
                                         |          |         Menahem      10 years                      
                                        Isaiah      |         Pekahiah      2 years                      
                                         | Nahum    |         Pekah        20 years   Tiglath-Pilesar  
                                         |          |                                    (Assyria)     
                 Jotham *     16 years   |       +  |                                                    
                                         |       |  |
                 PERIOD OF DECLINE       |       |  |
                                         |      M i c a h
                 Ahaz         16 years   |       |  |         Hosea         9 years    Shalmaneser      
                 Hezekiah *   29 years   +       +  |                                   (Assyria)      
Sennacherib                                         |                                                    
 (Assyria)       Manasseh     55 years   +          |  The fall of Samaria and the Assyrian Captivity    
                 Amon          2 years   |          |                    in 722 B.C.                     
                                         |          |
                 PERIOD OF REFORM        |          |
                                         |          |
                 Josiah *     31 years   | Zephaniah|        
                                         |          |
                 PERIOD OF DESTRUCTION   |          |
Pharoah Neco                             |          | 
  (Egypt)        Jehoahaz      3 months Jeremiah    |
                 Jehoiakim    11 years   |          | 
                                         | Habakkuk |
Nebuchadnezzar   Jehoichin     3 months  |          |   <-- First Babylonian Captivity
  (Babylon)      Zedekiah     11 years   +          |
                                        Obadiah
           
Destruction of Jerusalem and Babylonian Captivity
                   in 586 B.C.