15th Century BC


1500 Mohenjo-Daro in Indus Valley is destroyed

1491 Moses called by God to deliver Israel at burning bush (Exodus 3)

1491 The plagues on Egypt and the first Passover (Exodus 12-13)

1490 The Exodus begins and the parting of the Red Sea (Exodus 14-15)

1490 The Egyptian army drowns in the Red Sea (Exodus 15)

1490 The Law is given on Mount Sinai (Exodus 19-20)

1490 The Tabernacle constructed (Exodus 35-40)

1490 The Wilderness Wanderings (Deuteronomy 2:7)

1483 Thutmose III becomes pharaoh

1452 Miriam the sister of Moses dies at 130 years old (Numbers 20:1)

1452 Aaron dies at 123 years old (Numbers 20:28, 29)

1451 Moses dies at 120 years old (Deuteronomy 34)

1451 Joshua is anointed as successor (Deuteronomy 34)

1450 Amenhotep II becomes pharaoh

1450 Israel crosses the Jordan and seize Jericho (Joshua 1)

1443 Conquest of Canaan completed (Joshua 1-6)

1443 Joshua dies at 110 years old (Joshua 24)

1423 Thutmose IV becomes pharaoh

1413 The Israelites turn to idolatry after the death of Joshua

1413 The Israelites are now in servitude to Chushan, king of Mesopotamia

1405 The Israelites cry out to God for help (Judges 3:9)

1405 Othniel becomes the first judge of Isael and defeats Chushan (Judges 3:9)

1410 Amenhotep III becomes pharaoh (Egypt?s "Golden Age")

1400 Minoan (Crete) capital Knossos is destroyed by fire

1400 Temples at Luxor under construction

1400 Iron Age develops in western Asia and India