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The following timeline details the events of A Nightmare on Elm Street (book adaptations of the film series by Bob Italia) in chronological order. In places, they are significantly different than the events in A Nightmare on Elm Street (film series).

These book adaptations don't go further than Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare (book adaptation by Bob Italia).

1900s[]

1907?[]

Amanda Krueger is born. (A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (book adaptation by Bob Italia))

1920s[]

Westin Hills Psychiatric Hospital is built by the Catholic Church. (A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (book adaptation by Bob Italia))

1940s[]

1940?[]

Amanda Krueger is raped by 100 mental patients. (A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (book adaptation by Bob Italia))

1941?[]

Freddy Krueger is born to Amanda Krueger.

mid to late 1940s?[]

Freddy Krueger is made to write "I will be kind to animals." on a chalkboard. It isn't stated that he killed the class hampster, but this implies that he did. (Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare (book adaptation by Bob Italia))

1950s[]

1960s[]

1961?[]

Katherine Krueger/Maggie Burnham was born.

1966?[]

Freddy Krueger murders his wife.

1968?[]

Freddy Krueger is tracked down by the parents of Springwood and set on fire. However, unlike in the movie, this isn't what actually kills him. Marge Thompson shoots him, with Donald Thompson's gun, while he's on fire, and this kills him. (Literally, Mommy killed him.)

1980s[]

1981?[]

The events of A Nightmare on Elm Street (book adaptation of the 1984 film by Bob Italia) take place.

1986?[]

The events of A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge (book adaptation by Bob Italia) take place.

1987?[]

The events of A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (book adaptation by Bob Italia) take place.

1988?[]

The events of A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master (book adaptation by Bob Italia) take place.

1989?[]

The events of A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child (book adaptation by Bob Italia) take place.

1990s[]

1999?[]

The events of Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare (book adaptation by Bob Italia) take place.

Sources[]

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