701 BC Jerusalem Under Siege

Events

Sennacherib Campaigns in the West; Isaiah 36-37

Jan 1, 701 BC - Dec 31, 701 BC

701 BC Sennacherib attacks Samaria, Israel, Judah and Egypt

Jan 15, 701 BC

Defeats Tyre

Jan 31, 701 BC

Defeats the Egyptian Army at Eltekeh

Feb 15, 701 BC

Defeats Philistine Cities

Mar 1, 701 BC

Defeats 46 Judean cities including Lachish

Mar 15, 701 BC

Hezekiah pays tribute to Rabshekah

Apr 1, 701 BC

Sennacherib sends letter to Hezekiah, renigs on tribute, advances on Jerusalem

Apr 15, 701 BC

Assyrian army withdraws from Egyptian battle due to mice

May 1, 701 BC

Assyrian army at Jerusalem suffers epidemic from God and withdraws

May 15, 701 BC

Sennacherib returns to Ninevah, is later assasinated by sons

May 31, 701 BC

Hezekiah falls ill, God heals him and grants 15 more years of life

Jun 15, 701 BC

686 BC Hezekiah dies, evil son Manasseh rules

Jun 30, 701 BC