§Lydia (Modern Turkey)
Candaules (Κανδαύλης), also known as Myrsilos, was King of Lydia
Naxos in Sicily founded as a colony of Chalcis in Euboea. (traditional date)
The Assyrians begin their onslaught against the Northern Kingdom of Israel lasting until 701 BCE.
- Robert Eisenman, James the Brother of Jesus, Penguin Books 1996, Page 13