Historical Events For 0079
Thursday, 23 February 2017
Aug 23 In the year 0079 mount Vesuvius begins stirring, on the feast day of Vulcan, the Roman god of fire.
Aug 24 In the year 0079 mt Vesuvius erupts, buries Pompeii & Herculaneum
Aug 24 Mt Vesuvius erupts, buries Pompeii & Herculaneum, 15,000 die in the year 0079.
Aug 25 Gaius Plinius Secundus, [Plinius Maior], Roman admiral/writer, dies on this day in history.
Sep 23 On this day in history pope Linus
Nov 01 Pompei buried by Mt Vesuvius in the year 0079.
Nov 01 The city of Pompei is buried by an erupting Mt Vesuvius on this day in history.