Q: WHAT YEAR DID ABDON BECOME JUDGE OF ISRAEL?
A: IT DEPENDS WHAT CALENDAR YOU ARE USING!
On the Gregorian calendar (the one you might have on your wall) the year was 1167 BC.
On the Hebrew calendar, sometimes called the biblical calendar, the year was 2880 AM.
Judges 12:14 – And he had forty sons and thirty nephews*, that rode on threescore and ten ass colts: and he judged Israel eight years.