Historical Events In 0079
Sunday, 26 May 2019
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 on this day in history.
Aug 24 On this day in history mt Vesuvius erupts, buries Pompeii & Herculaneum, 15,000 die
Aug 25 On this day in history gaius Plinius Secundus, [Plinius Maior], Roman admiral/writer, dies
Sep 23 In the year 0079 pope Linus
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