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July 6, 2022

79 or 79 AD it was a common year of the Age of Christ, in the 1st century which began and ended on a Friday, according to the Julian Calendar. your Sunday letter was C.

Events

Titus Flavius ​​succeeds Vespasian as Emperor of Rome. Foundation of the city of Chaves, in Lusitania, with the name of Aquae Flaviae (Flávio's Hot Springs), in honor of the emperor. August 24-27: The Roman cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum are buried under several meters of ash after the eruption of Vesuvius.

Deaths

August 24 – Pliny the Elder while leading a rescue expedition to Pompeii. June 23 – Vespasian, Emperor of Rome