79 BCCenturies: 2nd century BC- 1st century BC- 1st centuryDecades: 100s BC 90s BC 80s BC- 70s BC- 60s BC 50s BC 40s BC Years: 82 BC81 BC80 BC- 79 BC - 78 BC77 BC76 BC
Ab urbe condita675 Armenian calendarN/A Bahá'í calendar-1922 – -1921 Berber calendar872 Buddhist calendar466 Burmese calendar-716 Chinese calendar2558/2618
([[Sexagenary cycle|]]年) — to — 2559/2619
([[Sexagenary cycle|]]年) Coptic calendar-362 – -361 Ethiopian calendar-86 – -85 Hebrew calendar3682 – 3683 Hindu calendars - Vikram Samvat-23 – -22 - Shaka SamvatN/A - Kali Yuga3023 – 3024 Holocene calendar9922 Iranian calendar700 BP – 699 BP Islamic calendar722 BH – 720 BH Japanese calendarKorean calendar2255 Thai solar calendar465 v • d • e
Year 79 BC was a year of the pre-Julian calendar.
- Lucius Cornelius Sulla renounces his dictatorship.
- Cicero travels to Athens and then to Rhodes to continue his studies of philosophy and oratory.