Historical Events For 0079
Friday, 26 May 2017
Aug 23 Mount Vesuvius begins stirring, on the feast day of Vulcan, the Roman god of fire on this day in history.
Aug 24 Mt Vesuvius erupts, buries Pompeii & Herculaneum on this day in history.
Aug 24 On this day in history 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 In the year 0079 pope Linus
Nov 01 In the year 0079 pompei buried by Mt Vesuvius
Nov 01 On this day in history the city of Pompei is buried by an erupting Mt Vesuvius