Q: WHAT YEAR DID SHEM DIE?
A: IT DEPENDS WHAT CALENDAR YOU ARE USING!
On the Gregorian calendar (the one you might have on your wall) the year was 1883 BC.
On the Hebrew calendar, sometimes called the biblical calendar, the year was 2164 AM.
Genesis 11:11 After he begot Arphaxad, Shem lived five hundred years, and begot sons and daughters.