Historical Events For 0079
Thursday, 19 January 2017
Aug 23 On this day in history 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 Mt Vesuvius erupts, buries Pompeii & Herculaneum, 15,000 die on this day in history.
Aug 25 Gaius Plinius Secundus, [Plinius Maior], Roman admiral/writer, dies on this day in history.
Sep 23 Pope Linus on this day in history.
Nov 01 In the year 0079 pompei buried by Mt Vesuvius
Nov 01 In the year 0079 the city of Pompei is buried by an erupting Mt Vesuvius