King Saul and David

Timeline created by BaileyHanock19
In History
  • Dec 19, 961

    David calls for a National Assembly, and passes to Solomon his pattern for the temple

  • Dec 27, 961

    : David dies a natural death at 70-75. Although David begins to rule at age 30 for 40 years, he may be older than 70 if we add Solomon’s over-lapping time of rule.

  • Nov 21, 963

    David charges Solomon and the princes with the task of construction

  • Jul 1, 965

    Battles with the Philistines. David is almost killed by a giant, and he is asked to stay home for his own safety. Four giants are killed in these battles

  • Sep 19, 968

    A three-year famine occurs as a result of Saul’s attack on the Gibeonites

  • Jun 6, 976

    Solomon is born, youngest of David’s sons, and future heir to the throne

  • Jan 4, 982

    After 7-10 years of war, David has solidified his empire

  • Oct 26, 992

    Ark returned to Jerusalem to a tent . The tabernacle remains in Gibeon. David desires to build a temple to house the ark. God sends Nathan to David with the Davidic Covenant instead, promising a perpetual throne to his offspring

  • Dec 19, 993

    : Ishbosheth is murdered by two cut-throats. David is publicly anointed king over all of Israel, north and south

  • Feb 16, 997

    David concures Jerusalem

  • Aug 15, 1000

    Samuel dies and in a battle 3 of Saul's sons die and he gets wounded and falls on his sword

    Samuel dies and in a battle 3 of Saul's sons die and he gets wounded and falls on his sword
  • Dec 31, 1004

    Saul pursues David at en-Gedi.

  • Dec 14, 1005

    David takes his parents to Mizpah of Moab leaving them with the king

  • Jun 29, 1006

    David and Jonathan covenant together at Ramah

  • Dec 13, 1006

    David flees to Nob

  • Aug 6, 1010

    Saul banishes David from his court

  • Feb 8, 1015

    David was appointed armor-bearer to Saul

  • Aug 14, 1020

    David defeted Goliath

    David defeted Goliath
  • May 13, 1023

    David serves Saul with music on his harp

  • Nov 24, 1025

    David was annonted by Sammuel

    David was annonted by Sammuel
  • Apr 10, 1035

    David was Born

    David was Born