Historical Events For 0079
Sunday, 04 December 2016
Aug 23 In the year 0079 mount Vesuvius begins stirring, on the feast day of Vulcan, the Roman god of fire.
Aug 24 Mt Vesuvius erupts, buries Pompeii & Herculaneum in the year 0079.
Aug 24 In the year 0079 mt Vesuvius erupts, buries Pompeii & Herculaneum, 15,000 die
Aug 25 Gaius Plinius Secundus, [Plinius Maior], Roman admiral/writer, dies in the year 0079.
Sep 23 Pope Linus in the year 0079.
Nov 01 Pompei buried by Mt Vesuvius on this day in history.
Nov 01 In the year 0079 the city of Pompei is buried by an erupting Mt Vesuvius