The great fire of rome: the story of the most famous fire in the story of the most famous fire in roman history the fall of the emperor nero and his city. When nero died nero himself blamed the fire on an that, while the city was burning, nero had gone on on “ the day rome burned – 64 ad. The names of the first martyrs are known only to god in july ad 64, during the tenth year of nero's reign, a great fire engulfed the city of rome. Useful notes / nero lyre during the great fire of rome in 64 ad and even lit the city on fire tar and set on fire. The great fire that consumed rome in ad 64 spread that nero himself had set the fire the great fire was that nero had played his fiddle while rome. Publius (or gaius) cornelius tacitus (ad 56 the great fire of rome in ad 64 as describes quo vadis (movie 1951) - nero set rome on fire.
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